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close out

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point
  • the team closed out the season with major losses

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2 to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
  • don't assume an attitude that closes out any possibility of a compromise

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3 to stop the operations of
  • failing health forced the cardiologist to close out his practice

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closeout

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of closeout (Entry 2 of 2)

as in clearance, markdown

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The first known use of close out was in the 14th century

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close one's eyes to

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“Close out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/close%20out. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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