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Definition 1: close in time; about to occur - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where at hand or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • retribution is at hand
  • some people believe the day of judgment is close at hand
  • in imminent danger
  • his impending retirement

Synonyms for at hand in the sense of this definition

(at hand is similar to ...) 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"

Definition 2: close in space; within reach - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where at hand or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the town is close at hand

Synonyms for at hand in the sense of this definition

(at hand is similar to ...) 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"

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