Definition of CLOSENESS

the practice or habit of keeping secrets or keeping one's affairs secret <we tried to penetrate her strange closeness about her domestic life>
the state of being in a very personal or private relationship <the closeness of their relationship was a matter of intense speculation among their coworkers>
Antonyms distance
the state or condition of being near <we were surprised by the closeness of everything to our downtown loft>
Related Words abutment, juxtaposition

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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