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  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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How to use closed in a sentence?

  1. Chinese Proverb:

    A closed mind is like a closed book just a block of wood.

  2. Mustafa Bali:

    We didn’t have the testing to know what is was, which chemicals were used, we tried calling organizations, but at that time, the world closed their eyes.

  3. Helen Keller:

    When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

  4. Glenn Keller:

    When you're dealing with sleep apnea, although you're lying there all night and your eyes are closed, you never reach that restful stage of sleep, i was tired and I didn't realize I was tired, because that was all I've ever been -- was tired.

  5. Claire Panosian:

    When you have a lot people in a closed environment, whether it's a nursing home or an institution like a school or a cruise ship, it's more like an incubator because people are in closer proximity and viruses can end up in the air and on surfaces that people touch.

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