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close–up

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noun \ˈklōs-ˌəp\

Definition of close–up

  1. 1 :  a photograph or movie shot taken at close range

  2. 2 :  an intimate view or examination of something

First Known Use of close–up

1913


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close–up

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adverb or adjective \ˌklōs-ˈəp\

Definition of close–up

  1. :  at close range

First Known Use of close–up

1926


CLOSE–UP Defined for English Language Learners

close-up

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Definition of close–up for English Language Learners

  • : a photograph or movie picture taken very close to an object or person


CLOSE–UP Defined for Kids

close–up

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noun \ˈklōs-ˌəp\

Definition of close–up for Students

  1. :  a photograph taken at close range

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