Definition of 'close quarters'
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If he had to wait until then, the Mirza was prepared to do the job at close quarters. KARA KUSH (2002)For the first time in his life, he felt oppressed by living at close quarters with two other men. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Living at such close quarters would never have worked if Nanci's in-laws had not been such a wonderful couple. WITHIN A WHISPER (2002)
Trends of 'close quarters'
Used Occasionally. close quarters is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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