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Princeton's WordNet

  1. closely(adverb)

    in a close relation or position in time or space

    "the onsets were closely timed"; "houses set closely together"; "was closely involved in monitoring daily progress"

  2. close, closely, tight(adverb)

    in an attentive manner

    "he remained close on his guard"

  3. closely, intimately, nearly(adverb)

    in a close manner

    "the two phenomena are intimately connected"; "the person most nearly concerned"

Wiktionary

  1. closely(Adverb)

    In a close manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Closely(adverb)

    in a close manner

  2. Closely(adverb)

    secretly; privately

CrunchBase

  1. Closely

    Closely centers itself squarely behind the local merchant, equipping small business owners to succeed with everyday social & mobile marketing and to connect with the fast-changing online, social & mobile behavior of their customers. By providing simple tools for local merchants to promote their business, create loyal customers, & make better use of their resources, Closely empowers small businesses to participate more effectively in their local marketplace.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'closely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1846

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'closely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3404

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'closely' in Adverbs Frequency: #162

How to pronounce closely?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say closely in sign language?

  1. closely

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of closely in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of closely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of closely in a Sentence

  1. State Department spokeswoman Katy Bondy:

    We continue to monitor her case closely.

  2. Bill Urban:

    We are monitoring the situation closely.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Listen closely to the State of the Union.

  4. Mike Newcomer:

    Most schools are usually closely guarded on this.

  5. Peter Lubbers:

    We're very closely aligned with the goals of Udacity.

Images & Illustrations of closely

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