Definition for Close (-d, -s)

close (-d, -s), v. [ME < OFr < L. claud-ere, to shut, close.] (webplay: attending, book, bore, cover, eyes, day, door, gate, lid, life, low, night, open, parts, pause, shut, shutter, tight, time, up, whole).

  1. End; finish; terminate; conclude; [fig.] die.
  2. Stop; block; shut.
  3. Shut; bring parts into near contact; come together into contact or union.
  4. Cover; inclose; encompass.

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