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Definitions and Synonyms of come close | Another word for come close | What is come close?

Samples where come close or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She came close to quitting her job

(come close is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

Definition 2: be close or similar - [verb of stative]

Samples where come close or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Her results approximate my own

Synonyms for come close in the sense of this definition

(come close is a kind of ...) appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to

"She resembles her mother very much" "This paper resembles my own work"

(... is a kind of come close ) come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character

"This borders on discrimination!" "His playing approaches that of Horowitz"

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