Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of CLOSER

Pronunciation:  'klowzur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adv]  (comparative of `near' or `close') within a shorter distance; "come closer, my dear!"; "they drew nearer"; "getting nearer to the true explanation"
  2. [adj]  (comparative of `close') indicating the one of two that is the shorter distance away; "take the near street and ten turn right"

CLOSER is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: close, near, nearer, nigher



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Clos"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, closes; specifically, a boot
   closer. See under {Boot}.

2. A finisher; that which finishes or terminates.

3. (Masonry) The last stone in a horizontal course, if of a
   less size than the others, or a piece of brick finishing a
   course. --Gwilt.