Definition of 'closer'
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Her family had shipped her across to Spain in 1942 with the explanation that the war was getting closer. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)Like watching, he thought grimly, as neither Dead bird sought to come any closer. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2002)Adrina looked over her shoulder rather dramatically and waved the two of them closer. TREASON KEEP (2002)
Slowly, not more than a centimeter at a time, the eyes were creeping closer. A KING'S RANSOM (2002)
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