Synonyms and Antonyms of close out
1 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point the team closed out the season with major losses Synonyms of close out close, complete, conclude, end, finish, round (off or out), terminate, wind up, wrap upWords Related to close out climax, crown; consummate, perfect; halt, stop, suspendAntonyms of close out begin, commence, inaugurate, open, start
2 to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of don't assume an attitude that closes out any possibility of a compromise Synonyms of close out ban, bar, exclude, count (out), debar, eliminate, except, freeze out, rule out, shut outWords Related to close out blackball, blacklist, excommunicate, ostracize; banish, deport, exile, expel, oust, throw out; obviate, preclude, prevent, prohibit; block, hinder, impede, obstruct; cease, discontinue, halt, suspend; deter, stave off, ward (off); check off, disregard; comb (out), weed (out)Near Antonyms of close out accept, embrace, entertain, receive, take in, welcome; unbanAntonyms of close out admit, include
3 to stop the operations of failing health forced the cardiologist to close out his practice Synonyms of close out close (down), close, shutWords Related to close out phase out, turn off; extinguish, quell, suppress; gag, muzzle, silence; fail, foldNear Antonyms of close out build, expandAntonyms of close out open, start
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