nearness

  • 1 Nearness — Near ness, n. The state or quality of being near; used in the various senses of the adjective. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 nearness — index comparison, connection (abutment), presence (attendance), propinquity (proximity), relation ( …

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  • 3 Nearness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Nearness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 nearness nearness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 proximity proximity propinquity Sgm: N 1 vicinity vicinity vicinage Sgm: N 1 neighborhood neighborhood adjacency …

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  • 4 nearness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Proximity without touching Nouns 1. nearness, closeness, proximity, propinquity, apposition, approximation, vicinity, neighborhood, adjacency; approach, convergence; likeness, similarity. See futurity. 2 …

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  • 5 nearness — n. nearness to * * * nearness to …

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  • 6 nearness — n 1. closeness, proximity, propinquity, proximation, proximateness; contiguity, contiguousness, adjacence, adjacency; vicinity, vicinage, neighborhood. 2. intimacy, close association, deep understanding, tenderness, warmth, affection, fondness,… …

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  • 7 nearness — near ► ADVERB 1) at or to a short distance in space or time. 2) almost. ► PREPOSITION (also near to) 1) at or to a short distance in space or time from. 2) close to (a state or in terms of resemblance). ► ADJECTIVE …

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  • 8 nearness — noun see near III …

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  • 9 nearness — See near. * * * …

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  • 10 nearness — noun The state of being near. Syn: closeness, proximity Ant: distantness, remoteness …

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  • 11 nearness — Synonyms and related words: access, accession, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, advance, advent, affairs, affiliation, affinity, afflux, affluxion, agreement, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach, approaching, appropinquation,… …

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  • 12 nearness — near·ness || nɪrnɪs / nɪə n. closeness, state of being near; degree of proximity …

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  • 13 nearness — ensnares …

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  • 14 nearness — n. 1. Closeness, neighborhood, proximity. 2. Propinquity, consanguinity. 3. Intimacy, familiarity. 4. Parsimony, penuriousness, closeness …

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  • 15 nearness — near·ness …

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  • 16 nearness — See: near …

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  • 17 nearness — noun the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance (Freq. 1) the sudden closeness of the dock sent him into action • Syn: ↑closeness • Ant: ↑farness • Derivationally related forms: ↑close …

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  • 18 Nearness of You: The Ballad Book — Studio album by Michael Brecker Released June 19 …

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  • 19 nearness of blood — index propinquity (kinship) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 nearness of relation — index propinquity (kinship) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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