closing

All Noun Verb
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  • The line is among the most famous closing lines in American film.
  • He took part in the local campaign for early closing.
  • Six opening theme songs and nine closing themes were used during the series.
  • During the closing credits many people leave, but some stay until the end.
  • Two shows today, the evening one closing the current play.
  • Upon the school's closing, the building became a private home.
  • The storm also cut power to several areas, resulting in some school closings.
  • No official date for closing has yet been announced.
  • The college operated only a few years before closing.
  • It became the new closing number of his act.
  • The plan involves closing six schools and building six new ones.
  • Closing the bar he time travels again to his home base.
  • After closing on Broadway, the show went on a national tour for two years.
  • In contrast, towards the closing of the book he is called "one of you".
  • Within a week, two of the city's largest employers announced they were closing.
  • This first round of closings reduced the number of stores to less than half of its previous number.
  • A federal court issued an order closing the case.
  • Many of the city's businesses have left since the closing of the mill.
  • Earlier style closings were usually much longer, and often a complete sentence.
  • The order, general ideas, opening and closing lines were fixed.
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Root form of closing is close for the verb.

Words starting with closing

Meaning of closing

  • noun Approaching a particular destination; a coming closer; a narrowing of a gap
    the ship's rapid rate of closing gave them little time to avoid a collision
  • verb Move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut
    Close the door, shut the window
  • verb Become closed
    The windows closed with a loud bang
  • verb Finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)
    The meeting was closed with a charge by the chairman of the board
  • verb Complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement
    We closed on the house on Friday, They closed the deal on the building
  • verb Be priced or listed when trading stops
    The stock market closed high this Friday, My new stocks closed at $59 last night
  • verb Engage at close quarters
    close with the enemy
  • verb Cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop
  • verb Change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact
  • verb Come together, as if in an embrace
    Her arms closed around her long lost relative
  • verb Draw near
    The probe closed with the space station
  • verb Bring together all the elements or parts of
    Management closed ranks
  • verb Bar access to
    Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours
  • verb Fill or stop up
    Can you close the cracks with caulking?
  • verb Finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead
    The relief pitcher closed with two runs in the second inning
  • adjective Final or ending
    the closing stages of the election, the closing weeks of the year, the closing scene of the film, closing remarks