Word:

Closeness

Close´ness
n.1.The state of being close.
Half stifled by the closeness of the room.
- Swift.
An affectation of closeness and covetousness.
- Addison.
Noun1.closeness - a feeling of being intimate and belonging together; "their closeness grew as the night wore on"
Synonyms: intimacy
2.closeness - the spatial property resulting from a relatively small distance; "the sudden closeness of the dock sent him into action"
Synonyms: nearness
3.closeness - extreme stinginess
4.closeness - characterized by a lack of openness (especially about one's actions or purposes)
Synonyms: secretiveness
Antonyms:
openness - characterized by an attitude of ready accessibility (especially about one's actions or purposes); not secretive
5.closeness - close or warm friendship; "the absence of fences created a mysterious intimacy in which no one knew privacy"
THI, accord, accordance, addition, adjunct, affairs, affiliation, affinity, agreement, airlessness, airtight secrecy, alikeness, alliance, analogy, aping, approach, approximation, assemblage, assimilation, association, avarice, bond, cheapness, chumminess, close secrecy, closefistedness, combination, community, compactness, comparability, comparison, concealment, confinement, confines, conformity, congestedness, congestion, connectedness, connection, consistence, consistency, contiguity, contrariety, convergence, copying, correspondence, crowdedness, crypticness, dealings, deduction, denseness, density, discreetness, discretion, disjunction, environs, evasion, evasiveness, familiarity, filiation, firmness, foreground, gluiness, hair, hairbreadth, hairsbreadth, hardfistedness, hardness, hiddenness, hoarding, homology, hugger-mugger, hugger-muggery, humidity, humidness, identity, illiberality, imitation, immediacy, immediate foreground, impenetrability, impermeability, imporosity, incapaciousness, incommodiousness, incompressibility, indisposition to speak, inseparableness, intercourse, intimacy, intimate acquaintance, jammedness, junction, lack of meaning, lack of message, liaison, likeness, likening, limitation, link, linkage, linking, mateyness, meaninglessness, metaphor, mimicking, miserliness, mugginess, mutual attraction, narrow gauge, narrowness, nearness, neighborhood, nighness, oppression, oppressiveness, palliness, parallelism, parity, penny-pinching, precinct, propinquity, proximity, purlieus, rapport, relatedness, relation, relations, relationship, relative density, resemblance, restrictedness, restriction, sameness, secrecy, secretiveness, secretness, semblance, similarity, simile, similitude, simulation, slenderness, solidity, solidness, special affinity, specific gravity, spissitude, stickiness, stinginess, straitness, strictness, stuffiness, subterfuge, swelter, sympathy, temperature-humidity index, the dark, thickness, tie, tie-in, tight purse strings, tight squeeze, tightfistedness, tightness, uncommunicativeness, unconversableness, ungenerosity, union, unsociability, vicinage, vicinity, viscidity, viscosity, viscousness
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closed-end investment company
closed-heart surgery
closed-loop system
closed-minded
closed-ring
closedown
Closefisted
Closehanded
Closehauled
closelipped
Closely
closely held corporation
closely knit
closely-held
Closemouthed
Closen
-- Closeness --
closeout
Closer
Closereefed
closest
Closet
closet auger
closet drama
closet queen
Closet sin
closeup
closeup lens
Closh
closing
closing curtain
closing off
closing price
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