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  1. closeted(Adjective)

    confined

    He's spent all day closeted in his room.

  2. closeted(Adjective)

    Not open about one's homosexuality.

How to pronounce closeted?

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

How to say closeted in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of closeted in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of closeted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of closeted in a Sentence

  1. Peter Staley:

    For a closeted gay man, it was probably the worst environment I could have chosen, it was very infuriating and humiliating for someone who had a dark secret like I had.

  2. Joseph Villa:

    We felt like we had to be closeted, we had to be quiet about it or we would face a backlash and bullying, and I just got tired of the narrative of hate. You know, you’re a racist, you’re a bigot, you’re this, you’re that -- people losing jobs, all because they voted for our now elected president.

  3. Beth Brooke-Marciniak:

    I mean, so many of our women are former athletes and yet no one was talking about it and no one knew it, i think the women who are former athletes have undervalued their own experience. It's almost like they're closeted athletes now and so I think we can help create those networks. They're there because there are so many former athletes.

  4. Ellen Page:

    If I was still closeted I wouldn’t be making this show, and let’s think about how much that limits people, or limits people of all minorities who are not given opportunities to create work, we do a job that’s about telling stories — obviously it’s becoming clear that we can’t just be telling stories about one group of people. People need to have opportunity; that’s what’s going to make the whole industry grow and blossom. As a person who’s involved with it and as a person who’s an audience member, I really hope that starts to happen.

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