English Nederlands
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • at a little distance
dichtbij /dɪɣ.ˈbɛɪ̯/, /dɪχˈbɛɪ/, /dɪxtˈbɛː/
nabije
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • hot and humid or muggy
drukkend
zwoel
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • to make smaller
verkleinen
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • move (a door)
sluiten
dichtdoen
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • obstruct (an opening)
sluiten
dichten
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • put an end to
sluiten
beëindigen
close /kloʊz/, /kləʊz/
  • close (one's eyes)
sluiten
closely /ˈkləʊsliː/
  • in a close manner
dichtbij /dɪɣ.ˈbɛɪ̯/, /dɪχˈbɛɪ/, /dɪxtˈbɛː/
closed /kloʊzd/, /kləʊzd/
  • not open
afgesloten
dicht
gesloten /χəˈsloːtə(n)/, /ɣəˈsloːtə(n)/
toe
closed /kloʊzd/, /kləʊzd/
  • not public
gesloten /χəˈsloːtə(n)/, /ɣəˈsloːtə(n)/
closed /kloʊzd/, /kləʊzd/ gesloten /χəˈsloːtə(n)/, /ɣəˈsloːtə(n)/
inwendig /ɪɱ.'ʋɛn.dəχ/, /ɪɱ.'wɛn.dɪx/, /ɪɱ.'β̞ɛn.dəx/
close in
  • to enclose, lock up inside something
insluiten /ˈɪn.slœː.tə(n)/, /ˈɪn.slœʏ̯.tə(n)/
close-knit
  • closely linked or connected, as by a common identity, culture, or bond
hecht
close-up /kləʊsˈʌp/
  • photographic (or other) image in which the subject is shown at a relatively large scale
close-up
closing time sluitingstijd
closing down stopzetting
close hauled aan de wind
closing rate slotkoers
close-fitting nauwsluitend
close-cropped kaalgegraasd
closed veranda tuinkamer
close down /kləʊzˈdaʊn/ stilleggen
closing /ˈkloʊzɪŋ/, /ˈkləʊzɪŋ/
  • coming after all others
afgelopen
close, but no cigar
  • that's almost correct, but not quite
bijna telt niet
het is net niks
behind closed doors
  • in private
achter gesloten deuren
closed syllable
  • Translations
gesloten lettergreep
be closed toevallen
closing day slotdag
close to
  • near
bij
close in on
  • to near a goal or completion
dicht bij elkaar brengen
close up /kləʊzˈʌp/
  • to shut for a period of time
sluiten
closeness /ˈkləʊsnəs/
  • The state of being friends
nabijheid
close down /kləʊzˈdaʊn/
  • to stop trading
afsluiten /'ɑf.slʌʏ.tə(n)/
closed-book
  • referring to exams in which external resources are prohibited
letterkunde
close one's eyes
  • to ignore
negeren
with one's eyes closed met vingers in de neus
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