: ux|en|Close the door behind you when you leave.
: ux|en|Jim was listening to headphones with his eyes closed.
*: What deep wounds ever closed without a scar?
*: If I close my eyes I can see Marie today as I saw her then. Round, rosy face, snub nose, dark hair piled up in a chignon.
: ux|en|The runner in second place is closing the gap on the leader.
: ux|en|to close the ranks of an army
*: They boldly closed in a hand-to-hand contest.
: ux|en|close the session; to close a bargain; to close a course of instruction
*: One frugal supper did our studies close.
: ux|en|The debate closed at six oclock.
: ux|en|He has closed the last two games for his team.
*: The depth closed me round about.
*: But now Thou dost Thyself immure and close / In some one corner of a feeble heart; / Where yet both Sinne and Satan, Thy old foes, / Do pinch and straiten Thee, and use much art / To gain Thy thirds and little part.
: We owe them our thanks for bringing the project to a successful close.
*: His long and troubled life was drawing to a close.
*: The doors of plank were; their close exquisite.
: rfquotek|Francis Bacon
*: At every close she made, the attending throng / Replied, and bore the burden of the song.
*: There is nothinge so close, that shall not be openned, and nothinge so hyd that shall not be knowen.
*: From a close bower this dainty music flowed.
: a close alley; close quarters
*: a close prison
: ux|en|Is your house close?
: ux|en|He is a close friend.
*: If the rooms be low-roofed, or full of windows and doors, the one maketh the air close, ... and the other maketh it exceeding unequal.
: a close prisoner
*: He yet kept himself close because of Saul.
*: her close intent
: a close contest
: to cut grass or hair close
*: The golden globe being put into a press, ... the water made itself way through the pores of that very close metal.
: close reasoning
*: Where the original is close no version can reach it in the same compass.
: Money is close.
*: a crusty old fellow, as close as a vice
: a close translation
: rfquotek|John Locke
: The patient was kept under close observation.
*: closes surrounded by the venerable abodes of deans and canons.
:* quote-news|date=20100117|first=|last=|author=Cara Buckley|authorlink=|coauthors=|title=A Suburban Treasure, Left to Die|newspaper=New York Times|city=|publisher=|quotee=|url=|page=Section MB; Column 0; Metropolitan Desk; Pg. 1|passage=And in suburbs known for new development, preservationists are often battling a general perception that there is nothing historic or worth saving among the cul-de-sacs.
: That jerk checkmated me in four moves!
*: "Young man, this town is at a bit of an impasse. If you have any suggestion that might help, now would be the time to voice it."
: That road comes to a dead end at the lake.
: a dead-end street
: a dead-end job
: Watch out! The road dead-ends in 200 yards and theres nowhere to turn around!
: We turned into the street and realised it was a dead-end.
: Mary realised her relationship with Jim had hit a dead-end.