Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Spanish translation of “close”

close

adjective
having a narrow difference between winner and loser
parecido, igualado
a close contest The result was close.
thorough a close examination of the facts Keep a close watch on him. tight a close fit. without fresh air a close atmosphere The weather was close and thundery. mean He’s very close (with his money). secretive They’re keeping very close about the business.
(Definition of close from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “close” in English

Word of the Day

pump iron

to lift heavy weights for exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More