Die Übersetzung von "close" - Englisch-Russisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk us /kləʊs/

A1 near in distance

близкий, расположенный недалеко
His house is close to the sea.

A1 near in time

близкий, происходящий незадолго
It was close to lunchtime when we arrived.

A2 If people are close, they know each other very well and like each other a lot.

close friends
I'm very close to my brother.
RELATIVE [ always before noun ]

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


seeing or talking with someone a lot

Our school has close links with a school in China.
I'm still in close contact with my school friends.
be/come close to doing sth

to almost achieve or do something

We are close to reaching an agreement.
be close to sth

If someone or something is close to a particular state, they are almost in that state.

быть близким к чему-либо, чуть не …
She was close to tears.

B2 A close game, competition, etc is one in which people's scores are nearly the same.

почти равный
CAREFUL [ always before noun ]

looking at or listening to someone or something very carefully

тщательный, пристальный
On close inspection, you could see that the painting was a fake.
Keep a close watch on the children (= watch them carefully).

Close weather is too warm and there is not enough fresh air.

closeness noun [ U ]

→ See also a close call , a close shave

(Die Übersetzung von "close adjective" von Cambridge Englisch-Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)