Definitions for closely

Definitions for (adv) closely

Main entry: closely

Definition: in a close relation or position in time or space

Usage: the onsets were closely timed; houses set closely together; was closely involved in monitoring daily progress

Main entry: closely, nearly, intimately

Definition: in a close manner

Usage: the two phenomena are intimately connected; the person most nearly concerned

Main entry: tight, close, closely

Definition: in an attentive manner

Usage: he remained close on his guard

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