Bedeutung von “close” — Learner’s Dictionary

close

adverb us uk /kləʊs/
DISTANCE

B1 near in distance:

He stayed close to his mother.
Come a bit closer.
We walked close behind them.
There's a great beach close by (= near).
He held me close.
TIME

near in time:

The time for change is coming closer.

(Definition von “close adverb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)