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closeness

noun

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1 the practice or habit of keeping secrets or keeping one's affairs secret
  • we tried to penetrate her strange closeness about her domestic life

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4 the state of being in a very personal or private relationship
  • the closeness of their relationship was a matter of intense speculation among their coworkers

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5 the state or condition of being near
  • we were surprised by the closeness of everything to our downtown loft

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6 strict attentiveness to what one is doing
  • how much you get out of the sermon will depend on the closeness with which you listen to it

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close (off)

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“Closeness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/closeness. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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