Examples of closing in a Sentence
the closing of the local school
We met with our lawyer before the closing on our new house.
Recent Examples of closing from the Web
Jake DeBrusk scored for the second straight night, Anton Khudobin turned away 36 shots and the Boston Bruins blanked the Buffalo Sabres 3-0 on Tuesday. Tim Schaller and David Backes added empty-net goals in the closing minutes of the game.
The state and defense had been scheduled to make their closing arguments to the jury Thursday morning.
If the score wasn’t enough indication of Brock’s dominance, the difference in total yardage provided the closing argument.
Best will play himself in three performances, two on April 25 and the other on May 5, the show's closing night.
In their closing arguments, a few defense lawyers compared the trial to the special Vichy tribunals that tried communists and Jews during the Second World War.
The penalty phase resumes at 11:30 a.m. Friday with closing arguments after which jurors will begin deliberations on whether to recommend death.
Oshana started his closing argument by saying the word contrast comes to mind — Bergdahl had a choice, to show up for duty, man his post or not.
With Election Day less than a week away, Kansas City officials began their closing arguments in support of a new single-terminal KCI, telling a town hall at Union Station Wednesday evening that the 40-plus year old airport is a VCR in a digital age.
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First Known Use of closing
Synonymscapper, close, finale, conclusion, consummation, end, endgame, ending, finis, finish, grand finale, home stretch, mop-up, windup, wrap-up
Antonymsbaseline, beginning, dawn, day one, nascence, nascency, opening, start
Related Wordsacme, apex, capstone, climax, copestone, coup de grâce (or coup de grace), crescendo, crown, culmination, high-water mark, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, tip-top, top, zenith; aftermath, anticlimax, coda, epilogue (also epilog), postscript; shank, tag end, tail end
Near Antonymsforeword, introduction, overture, preamble, preface, prelude, prologue (also prolog)
CLOSING Defined for English Language Learners
legal Definition of closing
- represented us at the closing
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