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synonyms for closely

  • firmly
  • hard
  • intently
  • intimately
  • jointly
  • meticulously
  • scrupulously
  • sharply
  • strictly
  • thoughtfully
  • nearly
  • by the skin of one's teeth
  • exactly
  • heedfully
  • in conjunction with
  • mindfully
  • minutely
  • punctiliously
  • searchingly
  • similarly
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How to use closely in a sentence

It’s possible that immunity could be achieved at a level closer to 60 percent.
THE PROBLEM WITH TRUMP’S ‘HERD MENTALITY’ LINE ISN’T THE VERBAL FLUB. IT’S THE MASS DEATH.PHILIP BUMPSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He blamed China for the pandemic and said he saved many lives by “closing up the country.”
TRUMP, IN TOWN HALL, SAYS HE WOULDN’T HAVE DONE ANYTHING DIFFERENTLY ON PANDEMICCOLBY ITKOWITZ, JOSH DAWSEY, FELICIA SONMEZ, JOHN WAGNERSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Lowe’s is currently on a hot streak, but the gap is wide, and closing it requires a leader like Ellison with devoted employees, according to Wahba.
LOWE’S TEAMS UP WITH DAYMOND JOHN TO DIVERSIFY ITS SUPPLIERS WITH A VIRTUAL PITCH COMPETITIONMCKENNA MOORESEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
In recent years, summer has brought a season of fear to California, with ever-worsening wildfires closing in.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Big names like Tesla and Apple, which dragged the sector down last week, posted strong rallies, up 3% and 12% respectively as of Monday’s close.
TECH SELL OFF WAS A ‘HEAD FAKE’ AS STOCKS REBOUND, SAY ANALYSTSANNE SRADERSSEPTEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
Other still-closed markets include North Carolina, Michigan, New Mexico and the cities of Seattle and Portland.
THE NORTH AMERICAN BOX OFFICE ISN’T BOUNCING BACK THAT FASTRADMARYASEPTEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
The company has a list of potential successors to Joswiak, with the “smart money” being on newly appointed vice president of iPhone marketing Kaiann Drance, 42, to eventually take over, according to a person close to the company.
APPLE’S LEADERSHIP EVOLVES AHEAD OF A POST-TIM COOK ERARADMARYASEPTEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
One out of five small businesses open in Cleveland in January 2020 were still closed by mid-August, according to the ecommerce platform Womply.
THE BIG CORPORATE RESCUE AND THE AMERICA THAT’S TOO SMALL TO SAVEBY LYDIA DEPILLIS, JUSTIN ELLIOTT AND PAUL KIELSEPTEMBER 12, 2020PROPUBLICA
Century 21 fell into bankruptcy on Thursday after the pandemic forced it to close its stores in March.
GOT INTERRUPTION INSURANCE? THESE COMPANIES FOUND IT’S USELESS IN THE AGE OF COVID-19BERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
But it was necessary to take Silan, which the rebels hastened to strengthen, closely followed up by the Spaniards.
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