Bedeutung von “close” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb 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 store, restaurant, etc. closes, people cannot go in it:

The supermarket closes at 8 p.m.

If a business closes, it stops operating.

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(Definition von “close verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)