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Synonyms for closeness

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  1. closenessnoun

    The state of being physically close

    proximity, nearness

  2. closenessnoun

    The state of being friends


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  1. closeness, intimacynoun

    a feeling of being intimate and belonging together

    "their closeness grew as the night wore on"

    affaire, nearness, parsimoniousness, amour, stuffiness, affair, niggardliness, liaison, tightfistedness, involvement, familiarity, secretiveness, minginess, tightness, intimacy, meanness, niggardness, parsimony

    nakedness, openness

  2. stuffiness, closenessnoun

    the quality of being close and poorly ventilated

    intimacy, tightness, nearness, niggardness, minginess, tightfistedness, parsimony, parsimoniousness, stuffiness, secretiveness, familiarity, stodginess, niggardliness, meanness

    openness, nakedness

  3. nearness, closenessnoun

    the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance

    "the sudden closeness of the dock sent him into action"

    intimacy, tightness, nearness, niggardness, minginess, tightfistedness, parsimony, familiarity, stuffiness, secretiveness, parsimoniousness, niggardliness, meanness

    nakedness, openness

  4. meanness, minginess, niggardliness, niggardness, parsimony, parsimoniousness, tightness, tightfistedness, closenessnoun

    extreme stinginess

    nearness, tautness, parsimoniousness, thrift, penny-pinching, constriction, parsimony, stringency, stuffiness, niggardliness, denseness, concentration, tightfistedness, beastliness, familiarity, compactness, secretiveness, minginess, tightness, intimacy, meanness, niggardness, density

    nakedness, openness

  5. closeness, secretivenessnoun

    characterized by a lack of openness (especially about one's actions or purposes)

    intimacy, tightness, nearness, secretiveness, niggardliness, minginess, tightfistedness, parsimony, familiarity, stuffiness, parsimoniousness, secrecy, niggardness, silence, meanness

    nakedness, openness

  6. familiarity, intimacy, closenessnoun

    close or warm friendship

    "the absence of fences created a mysterious intimacy in which no one knew privacy"

    conversance, affaire, conversancy, parsimoniousness, amour, impropriety, casualness, meanness, liberty, niggardliness, liaison, nearness, affair, involvement, acquaintance, familiarity, tightfistedness, secretiveness, minginess, stuffiness, tightness, intimacy, indecorum, niggardness, parsimony

    nakedness, openness

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  1. closenessnoun

    nearness, proximity, adjacency, density, compactness, intimacy, reticence, secretiveness, parsimony, stinginess, illiberality, penuriousness

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  1. List of paraphrases for "closeness":

    proximity, rapprochement, vicinity, intimacy, approximation

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  1. Kate Middleton:

    At some point down the future, there will be a closeness between the four of them, if not for themselves, for the royal cousins because its emerged that... the Cambridge children have actually only met Archie a handful of times, i supposethats down to the Sussexes being in Windsor, the Cambridges being in London.

  2. Elizabeth Ochoa:

    Every person has different levels of comfort with closeness and distance to each other, if both people are comfortable with living apart, it can work well—but if there is a mismatch, based on fears about abandonment, trust, or fidelity, then living apart will strain the relationship.

  3. Bobby Rahal:

    The high speed ovals certainly represent the greatest risk because of the speed, because of the concrete wall and lately because of the closeness of the racing, which is far closer than it is in Formula One, the cars are very safe today but there is still that ultimate risk regardless and that will always exist. When you are side-by-side or three abreast it doesn't take much.

  4. Gyorgy Balint:

    Looking back 100 years, I can say that cultivating the land is the most wonderful job you can have, modern societies should preserve a closeness to nature... people should be able to enjoy the shade a tree gives, or feel joy when a leander starts blooming.

  5. The Jolliff:

    Thank goodness for my husband, that first month was a fog for me. Not being able to hold my son and give him that closeness was extremely difficult.

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