Closeness

Definition of Closeness

Close´ness
n.1.The state of being close.
Half stifled by the closeness of the room.
- Swift.
We rise not against the piercing judgment of Augustus, nor the extreme caution or closeness of Tiberius.
- Bacon.
An affectation of closeness and covetousness.
- Addison.

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