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English Meaning

To stop, or fill up, as an opening; to shut; as, to close the eyes; to close a door.

  1. Being near in space or time. See Usage Note at redundancy.
  2. Being near in relationship: close relatives.
  3. Bound by mutual interests, loyalties, or affections; intimate: close friends.
  4. Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact: a close weave.
  5. Being near the surface; short: a close haircut.
  6. Being on the brink of: close to tears.
  7. Decided by a narrow margin; almost even: a close election.
  8. Faithful to the original: a close copy.
  9. Rigorous; thorough: close attention; close supervision.
  10. Shut; closed.
  11. Shut in; enclosed.
  12. Confining or narrow; crowded: close quarters.
  13. Fitting tightly: close garments.
  14. Lacking fresh air; stuffy: a close room.
  15. Confined to specific persons or groups: a close secret.
  16. Strictly confined or guarded: kept under close custody.
  17. Hidden from view; secluded.
  18. Secretive; reticent: was close about her personal life.
  19. Giving or spending with reluctance; stingy.
  20. Not easily acquired; scarce: Money was close.
  21. Linguistics Pronounced with the tongue near the palate, as the ee in meet. Used of vowels.
  22. Marked by more rather than less punctuation, especially commas.
  23. To move (a door, for example) so that an opening or passage is covered or obstructed; shut.
  24. To bar access to: closed the road for repairs.
  25. To fill or stop up: closed the cracks with plaster.
  26. To stop the operations of permanently or temporarily: closed down the factory.
  27. To make unavailable for use: closed the area to development; closed the database to further changes.
  28. To bring to an end; terminate: close a letter; close a bank account.
  29. To bring together all the elements or parts of: Management closed ranks and ostracized the troublemaker.
  30. To join or unite; bring into contact: close a circuit.
  31. To draw or bind together the edges of: close a wound.
  32. Sports To modify (one's stance), as in baseball or golf, by turning the body so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact with the ball.
  33. To complete the final details or negotiations on: close a deal.
  34. Archaic To enclose on all sides.
  35. To become shut: The door closed quietly.
  36. To come to an end; finish: The book closes on a hopeful note.
  37. To reach an agreement; come to terms.
  38. To cease operation: The shop closes at six.
  39. To be priced or listed at a specified amount when trading ends: Stocks closed higher on Monday.
  40. To engage at close quarters: closed with the enemy.
  41. To draw near: The orbiter closed with the space station in preparation for docking.
  42. To come together: My arms closed around the little child.
  43. Baseball To finish a game by protecting a lead. Used of relief pitchers.
  44. The act of closing.
  45. A conclusion; a finish: The meeting came to a close.
  46. Music The concluding part of a phrase or theme; a cadence.
  47. An enclosed place, especially land surrounding or beside a cathedral or other building.
  48. Chiefly British A narrow way or alley.
  49. Archaic A fight at close quarters.
  50. In a close position or manner; closely: stayed close together.
  51. close in To seem to be gathering in on all sides: The problems closed in.
  52. close in To advance on a target so as to block escape: The police closed in on the sniper.
  53. close in To surround so as to make unusable: The airport was closed in by fog.
  54. close out To dispose of (a line of merchandise) at reduced prices.
  55. close out To terminate, as by selling: close out a business.
  56. close to home So as to affect one's feelings or interests: Her comment hit close to home.
  57. close to the wind Nautical At a close angle into the direction from which the wind is blowing: sailing close to the wind.

Malayalam Meaning

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ബന്ദ് - Bandhu ;സൂക്ഷ്‌മമായ - Sookshmamaaya | Sookshmamaya ;ഡാറ്റ എഴുതിയതിന്‌ ശേഷമോ വായിച്ചതിന്‌ ശേഷമോ ആ ഫയല്‍ പ്രവര്‍ത്തനക്ഷമമല്ലാതാക്കുക - Daatta Ezhuthiyathinu Sheshamo Vaayichathinu Sheshamo Aa Phayal‍ Pravar‍ththanakshamamallaathaakkuka | Datta Ezhuthiyathinu Sheshamo Vayichathinu Sheshamo a Phayal‍ Pravar‍thanakshamamallathakkuka ;അടുത്ത്‌ വരുക - Aduththu Varuka | Aduthu Varuka ;വലുതായതുമായ - Valuthaayathumaaya | Valuthayathumaya ;തുല്യമായ - Thulyamaaya | Thulyamaya ;

അടച്ചിടുക - Adachiduka ;മൃദുലമായ - Mrudhulamaaya | Mrudhulamaya ;അടയ്ക്കുക - Adaykkuka ;ബന്ധിക്കുക - Bandhikkuka ;അടയ്‌ക്കുക - Adaykkuka ;പൂര്‍ത്തിയാക്കുക - Poor‍ththiyaakkuka | Poor‍thiyakkuka ;അവസാനിക്കുകഅടുത്ത - Avasaanikkukaaduththa | Avasanikkukadutha ;സമാനമായ - Samaanamaaya | Samanamaya ;അടുക്കുക - Adukkuka ;ഉറ്റ - Utta ;ഗാഢബന്ധമുള്ള - Gaaddabandhamulla | Gaddabandhamulla ;അടുപ്പമായ - Aduppamaaya | Aduppamaya ;അടഞ്ഞതായ - Adanjathaaya | Adanjathaya ;ഒരിമിച്ച്‌ - Orimichu ;രഹസ്യമായ - Rahasyamaaya | Rahasyamaya ;യോജിക്കുക - Yojikkuka ;മറയ്ക്കുക - Maraykkuka ;രഹസ്യമായി - Rahasyamaayi | Rahasyamayi ;അവസാനിപ്പിക്കുക - Avasaanippikkuka | Avasanippikkuka ;ബന്ധിതയായി - Bandhithayaayi | Bandhithayayi ;സമാപ്‌തി - Samaapthi | Samapthi ;അടുത്ത്‌ - Aduththu | Aduthu ;അടുത്ത - Aduththa | Adutha ;സമാപിക്കുക - Samaapikkuka | Samapikkuka ;അടുത്തബന്ധമുള്ള - Aduththabandhamulla | Aduthabandhamulla ;ചേര്‍ക്കുക - Cher‍kkuka ;പരസ്പരം ലയിക്കുക - Parasparam Layikkuka ; ;മൂടുക - Mooduka ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Acts 10:24

And the following day they entered Caesarea. Now Cornelius was waiting for them, and had called together his relatives and close friends.

പിറ്റെന്നാൾ കൈസര്യയിൽ എത്തി; അവിടെ കൊർന്നേല്യൊസ് ചാർച്ചക്കാരെയും അടുത്ത സ്നേഹിതന്മാരെയും കൂട്ടിവരുത്തി, അവർക്കായി കാത്തിരുന്നു.

Exodus 37:14

The rings were close to the frame, as holders for the poles to bear the table.

മേശ ചുമക്കേണ്ടതിന്നു തണ്ടുകൾ ചെലുത്തുവാൻ വളയങ്ങൾ ചട്ടത്തോടു ചേർന്നിരുന്നു.

Ruth 2:20

Then Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, "Blessed be he of the LORD, who has not forsaken His kindness to the living and the dead!" And Naomi said to her, "This man is a relation of ours, one of our close relatives."

നൊവൊമി മരുമകളോടു: ജീവനുള്ളവരോടും മരിച്ചവരോടും ദയവിടാതിരിക്കുന്ന യഹോവയാൽ അവൻ അനുഗ്രഹിക്കപ്പെട്ടവൻ എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു. അയാൾ നമുക്കു അടുത്ത ചാർച്ചക്കാരനും നമ്മുടെ വീണ്ടെടുപ്പുകാരിൽ ഒരുത്തനും ആകുന്നു എന്നും നൊവൊമി അവളോടു പറഞ്ഞു.


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