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Synonym of Closing

Closing Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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closing
Synonyms and related words:
abandonment, accommodation, adjustment, arrangement, blockade, breakoff, capping, cease, ceasing, cessation, close, closure, concluding, conclusion, consummative, consummatory, crowning, culminating, culminative, decline, desinence, desistance, discontinuance, discontinuation, end, ending, eventual, final, finish, finishing, hindmost, homestretch, lag, lapse, last lap, last round, last stage, latest, latter, occlusion, perfecting, perfective, period, relinquishment, renunciation, sealing, settlement, shutdown, shutting, shutting up, signature, signing, solemnization, stop, stopping, surcease, terminal, terminating, termination, ultimate,
  

  



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closing

Noun
1. the act of closing something
(synonym) shutting
(antonym) opening
(hypernym) motion, movement, move, motility
(derivation) close
2. the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..."
(synonym) conclusion, end, close, ending
(hypernym) section, subdivision
(hyponym) anticlimax, bathos
(part-holonym) narration, recital, yarn
(derivation) conclude, close
3. approaching a particular destination; a coming closer; a narrowing of a gap; "the ship's rapid rate of closing gave them little time to avoid a collision"
(synonym) closure
(hypernym) approach, approaching, coming
(derivation) close
4. termination of operations; "they regretted the closure of the day care center"
(synonym) closure, closedown, shutdown
(hypernym) termination, ending, conclusion
(hyponym) plant closing
(derivation) close, fold, shut down, close down
5. a concluding action
(synonym) completion, culmination, windup, mop up
(hypernym) termination, ending, conclusion
(hyponym) consummation
(derivation) conclude, close

Adjective
1. final or ending; "the closing stages of the election"; "the closing weeks of the year"; "the closing scene of the film"; "closing remarks"
(antonym) opening
(similar) concluding, final, last, terminal


close

Noun
1. the temporal end; the concluding time; "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season"
(synonym) stopping point, finale, finis, finish, last, conclusion
(hypernym) end, ending
(derivation) conclude
2. the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..."
(synonym) conclusion, end, closing, ending
(hypernym) section, subdivision
(hyponym) anticlimax, bathos
(part-holonym) narration, recital, yarn
3. the concluding part of any performance
(synonym) finale, closing curtain, finis
(hypernym) finish, finishing
(derivation) conclude

Verb
1. cease to operate or cause to cease operating; "The owners decided to move and to close the factory"; "My business closes every night at 8 P.M."
(synonym) fold, shut down, close down
(antonym) open, open up
(hyponym) adjourn, withdraw, retire
(derivation) closer
2. complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement; "We closed on the house on Friday"; "They closed the deal on the building"
(hypernym) end, terminate
3. move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut; "Close the door"; "shut the window"
(synonym) shut
(antonym) open, open up
(hyponym) snap
(cause) shut
(verb-group) shut
(derivation) blockage, closure, occlusion
4. bar access to; "Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours"
(hypernym) barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar
(derivation) blockage, closure, occlusion
5. finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.); "The meeting was closed with a charge by the chairman of the board"
(antonym) open
(hypernym) end, terminate
(derivation) closure, closedown, closing, shutdown
6. draw near; "The probe closed with the space station"
(hypernym) approach, near, come on, go up, draw near, draw close, come near
(derivation) closing, closure
7. come to a close; "The concert closed with a nocturne by Chopin"
(synonym) conclude
(hypernym) end, stop, finish, terminate, cease
(derivation) stopping point, finale, finis, finish, last, conclusion
8. become closed; "The windows closed with a loud bang"
(synonym) shut
(antonym) open, open up
(hypernym) change state, turn
(verb-group) shut
(derivation) shutting, closing
9. come together, as if in an embrace; "Her arms closed around her long lost relative"
(synonym) come together
(hypernym) move
10. unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of; "close the circuit"; "close a wound"
(hypernym) join, bring together
(derivation) closing, closure
11. bring together all the elements or parts of; "Management closed ranks"
(hypernym) join, bring together
12. engage at close quarters; "close with the enemy"
(hypernym) prosecute, engage, pursue
(derivation) closing, closure
13. be priced or listed when trading stops; "The stock market closed high this Friday"; "My new stocks closed at $59 last night"
(hypernym) trade
14. cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop
(antonym) open
(hypernym) end, terminate
(derivation) closure, closedown, closing, shutdown
15. change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact
(hypernym) move
(classification) ball game, ballgame
16. fill or stop up; "Can you close the cracks with caulking?"
(synonym) fill up
(hypernym) fill
(hyponym) seal
(derivation) blockage, closure, occlusion
17. finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead; "The relief pitcher closed with two runs in the second inning"
(hypernym) complete, finish

Adjective
1. at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other; "close to noon"; "how close are we to town?"; "a close formation of ships"
(antonym) distant
(similar) adjacent, next, side by side(p)
(attribute) distance
2. close in relevance or relationship; "a close family"; "we are all...in close sympathy with..."; "close kin"; "a close resemblance"
(antonym) distant
(similar) approximate, near
3. not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances; "near neighbors"; "in the near future"; "they are near equals"; "his nearest approach to success"; "a very near thing"; "a near hit by the bomb"; "she was near tears"; "she was close to tears"; "had a close call"
(synonym) near
(similar) adjacent
(attribute) distance
4. rigorously attentive; strict and thorough; "close supervision"; "paid close attention"; "a close study"; "kept a close watch on expenditures"
(similar) careful
5. marked by fidelity to an original; "a close translation"; "a faithful copy of the portrait"; "a faithful rendering of the observed facts"
(synonym) faithful
(similar) accurate
6. (of a contest or contestants) evenly matched; "a close contest"; "a close election"; "a tight game"
(synonym) tight
(similar) equal
7. crowded; "close quarters"
(synonym) confining
(similar) confined
8. lacking fresh air; "a dusty airless attic"; "the dreadfully close atmosphere"; "hot and stuffy and the air was blue with smoke"
(synonym) airless, stuffy, unaired
(similar) unventilated
9. of textiles; "a close weave"; "smooth percale with a very tight weave"
(synonym) tight
(similar) fine
10. strictly confined or guarded; "kept under close custody"
(similar) restrained
11. confined to specific persons; "a close secret"
(similar) private
12. fitting closely but comfortably; "a close fit"
(synonym) snug, close-fitting
(similar) tight
13. used of hair or haircuts; "a close military haircut"
(similar) short
14. giving or spending with reluctance; "our cheeseparing administration"; "very close (or near) with his money"; "a penny-pinching miserly old man"
(synonym) cheeseparing, near, penny-pinching
(similar) stingy, ungenerous
15. inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information; "although they knew her whereabouts her friends kept close about it"
(synonym) closelipped, closemouthed, secretive, tightlipped
(similar) uncommunicative, incommunicative

Adverb
1. near in time or place or relationship; "as the wedding day drew near"; "stood near the door"; "don't shoot until they come near"; "getting near to the true explanation"; "her mother is always near"; "The end draws nigh"; "the bullet didn't come close"; "don't get too close to the fire"
(synonym) near, nigh
2. in an attentive manner; "he remained close on his guard"
(synonym) closely, tight

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