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closing up

verb as in latch


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Example Sentences

Meanwhile, the cities are abustle with the energy of people closing up shop.

The loopholes, furthermore, that helped Iran avoid sanctions in the past are quickly closing up.

Alas, the networks, like newspapers, are closing up shop abroad.

For a week at the end of July Arthur had been in the city closing up the Curran episode.

This glacier is increasing every day a foot, closing up the valley.

"Monsieur Pioche—I—only—want—your—vote," the Attorney panted, closing up with his victim.

"I guess we'd better leave our guns, and then we won't be so apt to break through," replied Sneak, closing up the aperture.

Mr. White's closing-up of his Shakespeare labors has been long in coming, but comes good and acceptable at last.

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On this page you'll find 338 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to close up, such as: bar, exclude, halt, outlaw, prevent, and prohibit.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.