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  1. closelyadverb

    in a close relation or position in time or space

    "the onsets were closely timed"; "houses set closely together"; "was closely involved in monitoring daily progress"

    close, nearly, intimately, tight

  2. close, closely, tightadverb

    in an attentive manner

    "he remained close on his guard"

    tight, nigh, fast, close, nearly, near, intimately

  3. closely, intimately, nearlyadverb

    in a close manner

    "the two phenomena are intimately connected"; "the person most nearly concerned"

    most, tight, well, nigh, well-nigh, close, virtually, about, nearly, almost, near, intimately

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  1. Tara McGowan:

    Too many candidates and party committees still today lean way too closely to outdated assumptions of how to win elections and lean on a very old, outdated model, you don't pick a very small, targeted group of people and meet them one-on-one or over broadcast television and move the needle just enough to win.

  2. Hedy Weinberg:

    This law also robs individuals of their right to vote if they are convicted of these new felony charges. We will be closely monitoring enforcement of this law and are urging Tennesseans to get out and vote like their rights depend on it.

  3. Robert Earley:

    He's being watched every minute, being watched very closely. Time is our friend.

  4. Marcia Blomberg:

    We expect to have sufficient capacity through the heat wave but we will continue to closely monitor regional electricity supplies.

  5. Jeremy Barr:

    I was happy that we were able to achieve what I think both Dean and A.G. really wanted to achieve, which was a really sort of intentional transition process that allowed me, but also a team of people who will now move into fresh positions in newsroom leadership, to really have time to work closely together, so many transitions in the past, in fact the majority of them, have taken place in a somewhat herky-jerky or unexpected way, where something happens, somebody departs suddenly, someone is dismissed from the job.

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