Die Übersetzung von "close" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /kləʊz/ us /kloʊz/ present participle closing, past tense and past participle closed

A1 If something closes, it moves so that it is not open. If you close something, you move it so that it is not open.

Jane closed the window.
Suddenly the door closed.

A2 If a shop, restaurant, etc. closes, people cannot go in it.

The supermarket closes at 8 p.m.

If a business closes, it stops operating.

fechar (definitivamente)

Phrasal Verb (n)

adjective uk /kləʊs/ us /kloʊs/

A1 near in distance

próximo, perto
His house is close to the sea.

A1 near in time

próximo, perto
It was close to lunchtime when we arrived.

A2 If people are close, they know each other well and like each other

próximo, íntimo
close friends

B1 A close relative is someone who is directly related to you, for example your mother, father, or brother.

próximo (parente)
There weren’t many people at the funeral – just close family.

A close competition is one in which people’s scores are very similar.


looking at or listening to someone or something very carefully

Keep a close watch on the children (= watch them carefully).
adverb uk /kləʊs/ us /kloʊs/

B1 near in distance

rente, perto, junto
They sat close together.
noun [ no plural ] /kləʊz/ us /kloʊz/

the end of something

final, fim
They finally reached an agreement at the close of a week of negotiations.
The year was drawing to a close.

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