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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nearness, closenessnoun

    the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance

    "the sudden closeness of the dock sent him into action"

Wiktionary

  1. nearnessnoun

    The state of being near.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nearnessnoun

    the state or quality of being near; -- used in the various senses of the adjective

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of nearness in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Jefferson:

    Perfect happiness I believe was never intended by the deity to be the lot of any one of his creatures in this world; but that he has very much put in our power the nearness of our approaches to it, is what I as stedfastly believe.

  2. Woodrow Wilson:

    The way you let your hand rest in mine, my bewitching Sweetheart, fills me with happiness. It is the perfection of confiding love. Everything you do, the little unconscious things in particular, charms me and increases my sense of nearness to you, identification with you, till my heart is full to overflowing.

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