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nearness Explained

nearness at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

123 Moby Thesaurus words for "nearness":
access, accession, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, advance,
advent, affairs, affiliation, affinity, afflux, affluxion,
agreement, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach,
approaching, appropinquation, approximation, appulse, assemblage,
assimilation, association, avarice, bond, cheapness, chumminess,
closefistedness, closeness, combination, coming, coming near,
coming toward, community, comparability, comparison, confinement,
conformity, connectedness, connection, contiguity, contrariety,
copying, correspondence, crowdedness, dealings, deduction,
disjunction, familiarity, filiation, flowing toward, forthcoming,
hair, hairbreadth, hairsbreadth, hardfistedness, hoarding,
homology, identity, illiberality, imitation, imminence,
incapaciousness, incommodiousness, inseparableness, intercourse,
intimacy, intimate acquaintance, junction, liaison, likeness,
likening, limitation, link, linkage, linking, mateyness, metaphor,
mimicking, miserliness, mutual attraction, narrow gauge,
narrowness, nearing, oncoming, palliness, parallelism, parity,
penny-pinching, propinquity, proximation, proximity, rapport,
relatedness, relation, relations, relationship, resemblance,
restrictedness, restriction, sameness, semblance, similarity,
simile, similitude, simulation, slenderness, special affinity,
stinginess, straitness, strictness, sympathy, tie, tie-in,
tight purse strings, tight squeeze, tightfistedness, tightness,
ungenerosity, union

nearness at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Relation): relation, bearing, reference, connection, concern, correlation, analogy, similarity, affinity, homology, alliance, homogeneity, association, approximation, nearness, filiation, cognation, consanguinity, interest, relevancy, dependency, relationship, relative position, comparison, ratio, proportion, link, tie, bond.

[N] (Proximity): nearness, proximity, propinquity, vicinity, neighborhood, adjacency, contiguity, short distance, short cut, close quarters, stone's throw*, neighborhood, environs.

Nearness at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Nearness \Near"ness\, n.
The state or quality of being near; -- used in the various
senses of the adjective.

nearness at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : the spatial property resulting from a relatively small
distance; "the sudden closeness of the dock sent him into
action" [syn: {closeness}] [ant: {farness}]

nearness at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-noun » -
  • The state of being near.


    * closeness
    • proximity


      * distantness
    • remoteness


      Inter: trans-top » state of being near
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|blízkost|f
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|nærhed|c
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Nähe|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Telugu: Inter: t- » te|చేరువు (chEruvu)
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|yakınlık

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * ensnares
    Translation: et » nearness
    Translation: eo » nearness
    Translation: fr » nearness
    Translation: ko » nearness
    Translation: io » nearness
    Translation: kn » nearness
    Translation: hu » nearness
    Translation: mg » nearness
    Translation: pl » nearness
    Translation: ru » nearness
    Translation: ta » nearness
    Translation: te » nearness
    Translation: vi » nearness
    Translation: zh » nearness