Significado de “closely” - en el Diccionario Inglés

closely en inglés británico

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uk /ˈkləʊ us /ˈkloʊ

closely adverb (RELATIONSHIP)

B2 in a way that is directly connected or has a strong relationship:

English and German are closely related.
Both politicians have been closely associated with the movement for some time.
We are working closely with the police.

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closely adverb (SIMILAR)

without a big difference between two people, groups, or things:

The two teams are closely matched.
It was a closely fought election.

(Definición de closely del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈkloʊs·li/

closely adverb (CAREFULLY)

[ not gradable ] while giving your full attention to something so that you notice its details:

We watched her closely to make sure her fever did not go up again.
Economists closely follow auto sales.

closely adverb (CONNECTEDLY)

[ not gradable ] in a way that connects or involves you in a strong relationship with someone:

We worked together closely for years.
The city and the air force base have been closely linked since 1943.

closely adverb (NEAR)

near in position, time, or condition:

We had to huddle more closely together.

(Definición de closely del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)