What does nearer mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nearer, nigher, closer(adverb)

    (comparative of `near' or `close') within a shorter distance

    "come closer, my dear!"; "they drew nearer"; "getting nearer to the true explanation"

Wiktionary

  1. nearer(Adjective)

    Less distant from.

  2. nearer(Preposition)

    Closer

How to pronounce nearer?

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

How to say nearer in sign language?

  1. nearer

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearer in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of nearer in a Sentence

  1. Plato:

    Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history.

  2. Proverb:

    The nearer the worship place, the farther from God

  3. Johann von Goethe:

    Difficulties increase the nearer we approach our goal.

  4. William Wordsworth:

    Wisdom is ofttimes nearer when we stoop Than when we soar.

  5. Simone Weil:

    A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless. ”

Images & Illustrations of nearer

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