Synonyms for closer

Grammar : Adj
Spell : kloh-zer
Phonetic Transcription : ˈkloʊ zər

Top 10 synonyms for closer Other synonyms for the word closer

Définition of closer

Origin :
  • "one who closes" anything, 1610s, agent noun from close (v.).
  • adj near, nearby
  • adj dense, cramped
  • adj accurate, precise
  • adj intimate
  • adj oppressive, humid
  • adj secret, reserved
  • adj stingy
Example sentences :
  • We have no thought to impede the paths to closer relationship.
  • Extract from : « United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches » by Various
  • Closer to her than the hospital was life in the raw that night.
  • Extract from : « K » by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • I got closer to the Jap than I had ever been before; and by gracious, Linda!
  • Extract from : « Her Father's Daughter » by Gene Stratton-Porter
  • She drew her arms about his neck, and clung to him the closer.
  • Extract from : « Tiverton Tales » by Alice Brown
  • With which words she folded her in a closer embrace, and a really fond one.
  • Extract from : « Little Dorrit » by Charles Dickens
  • But Charley would only bury his face the closer, and keep silence.
  • Extract from : « The Channings » by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Billy and Barbara take a step nearer to each other, but can go no closer.
  • Extract from : « Echoes of the War » by J. M. Barrie
  • The good man smiled a greasy smile; and drew her closer to him.
  • Extract from : « Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit » by Charles Dickens
  • Monsieur Defarge whispered it closer in his ear, and frowned heavily.
  • Extract from : « A Tale of Two Cities » by Charles Dickens
  • She held him closer round the neck, and rocked him on her breast like a child.
  • Extract from : « A Tale of Two Cities » by Charles Dickens

Antonyms for closer

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