Thesaurus

closed in

verb
past tense of close in

Synonyms & Antonyms of closed in

1 to come near or nearer
  • the eagle closed in on its prey

Synonyms for closed in

Words Related to closed in

Near Antonyms for closed in

Antonyms for closed in

2 to grow dark
  • with evening closing in we knew we had to find shelter fairly soon

Synonyms for closed in

Words Related to closed in

Near Antonyms for closed in

Antonyms for closed in

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About closed in

Thesaurus Entries Near closed in

closed (down)

closed in

closed in (on)

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Closed in.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/closed%20in. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!