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Princeton's WordNet

  1. closedadjective

    not open or affording passage or access

    "the many closed streets made travel difficult"; "our neighbors peeped from behind closed curtains"

    shut, unopen, unsympathetic, closed(a), closed in(p)

    wide-eyed, open, yawning, nonunion, unenclosed, opened, unrestricted, unshuttered, agape(p), staring, agaze, unstoppered, receptive, gaping, wide

  2. closedadjective

    (set theory) of an interval that contains both its endpoints

    shut, unopen, unsympathetic, closed(a), closed in(p)

    open, agape(p), wide-eyed, agaze, unenclosed, unrestricted, opened, nonunion, unshuttered, staring, yawning, gaping, receptive, unstoppered, wide

  3. shut, unopen, closedadjective

    not open

    "the door slammed shut"

    unsympathetic, unopen, closed in(p), shut, closed(a)

    wide-eyed, yawning, nonunion, unshuttered, unrestricted, opened, wide, unstoppered, open, gaping, staring, unenclosed, agaze, agape(p), receptive

  4. closed, shutadjective

    used especially of mouth or eyes

    "he sat quietly with closed eyes"; "his eyes were shut against the sunlight"

    shut, unopen, unsympathetic, closed(a), closed in(p)

    wide, yawning, open, opened, agaze, wide-eyed, staring, unenclosed, receptive, unshuttered, gaping, agape(p), unrestricted, nonunion, unstoppered

  5. closed(a)adjective

    requiring union membership

    "a closed shop"

    gaping, yawning, unshuttered, nonunion, unstoppered, open, opened, receptive, wide, agape(p), agaze, unrestricted, staring, unenclosed, wide-eyed

  6. closedadjective

    with shutters closed

    shut, unopen, unsympathetic, closed(a), closed in(p)

    wide-eyed, agaze, yawning, unrestricted, open, staring, unshuttered, wide, agape(p), gaping, opened, nonunion, unenclosed, unstoppered, receptive

  7. closedadjective

    not open to the general public

    "a closed meeting"

    shut, unopen, unsympathetic, closed(a), closed in(p)

    unshuttered, opened, agaze, unstoppered, yawning, unrestricted, wide, agape(p), staring, nonunion, open, receptive, wide-eyed, unenclosed, gaping

  8. closed, unsympatheticadjective

    not having an open mind

    "a closed mind unreceptive to new ideas"

    unlikable, unlikeable, shut, unsympathetic, unkindly, closed in(p), unappealing, disagreeable, unopen, closed(a)

    unshuttered, agaze, agape(p), receptive, open, gaping, wide-eyed, opened, wide, unenclosed, yawning, unrestricted, nonunion, unstoppered, staring

  9. closed, closed in(p)adjective

    blocked against entry

    "a closed porch"

    open, opened, unrestricted, nonunion, wide-eyed, gaping, unshuttered, staring, agaze, receptive, yawning, unstoppered, wide, unenclosed, agape(p)

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Editors Contribution

  1. clampedverb

    so when something is clamped, it is closed tightly.

    the clam is clamped shut.

    Submitted by ZaharaB on March 31, 2022  

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How to use closed in a sentence?

  1. Marco Rubio:

    He wanted all the doors that closed for him to open for me, that journey from behind that bar to behind this podium, that's the essence of the American dream.

  2. Shahrukh Khan:

    The man with big boots kept on looking for students and pumping bullets into their bodies, i lay as still as I could and closed my eyes, waiting to get shot again.

  3. Ihor Dusaniwsky:

    One hundred percent, there were some short sellers with less conviction that closed out their short positions today.

  4. Laxmi Bogati:

    She was excited about the next day as her menstruation would end, poor child closed her eyes forever.

  5. Adrian Zenz:

    Driven by multi-billion dollar budgets, tight deadlines, and sophisticated digital database systems, this unprecedented campaign has enabled Xinjiang's government to assimilate and indoctrinate children in closed environments by separating them from their parents, this separation can take various forms and degrees, including full daycare during work days, entire work weeks, and longer-term full-time separation.

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