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Definitions and Synonyms of closely | Another word for closely | What is closely?

Definition 1: in a close relation or position in time or space - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where closely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the onsets were closely timed
  • houses set closely together
  • was closely involved in monitoring daily progress

Definition 2: in a close manner - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where closely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the two phenomena are intimately connected
  • the person most nearly concerned

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Definition 3: in an attentive manner - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where closely or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he remained close on his guard

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