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closer meaning

EN[kləʊsə] [ˈkləʊzə]
US US, noun
WCloser
  • Closer may refer to:

    Definition of closer in English Dictionary

  • NounPLclosersSUF-ser
    1. Someone or something that closes.
      1. In our organization, the VP of Sales usually acts as the closer.
    2. Someone or something that concludes.
      1. The DJ chose a fantastic track as his closer at the end of the night.
    3. The last stone in a horizontal course, if smaller than the others; a piece of brick finishing a course.
      1. (baseball) A relief pitcher that specializes in getting the last three outs of the game. See Wikipedia:closer (baseball).
        1. They brought their closer in for the ninth.
    4. Adjective
      1. comparative form of close: more close.
        1. [The researchers] noticed many of their pieces of [plastic marine] debris sported surface pits around two microns across. Such pits are about the size of a bacterial cell. Closer examination showed that some of these pits did, indeed, contain bacteria, […].
    5. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Dinosaurs, as well as growing taller, developed a more pronounced downflex to lower their heads closer to the ground for better cropping techniques.
        • Bolton then went even closer when Elmander's cross was met by a bullet header from Holden, which forced a wonderful tip over from Cech before Drogba then cleared the resulting corner off the line.
        • The vowel is consonantized, that is, made closer in position. — Peile.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Adjective forms
          • Adjective comparative forms
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
        Related Links:
        1. en closers
        2. en closer-knit
        3. en closereefed
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of closer for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "closer" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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