Closeness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Closeness

The state of being physically close | The state of being friends | The state of being mean or stingy

Short Example Sentences for Closeness

  • 1. John was suddenly conscious of the closeness of the atmosphere. 🔊
  • 2. My masters are all satisfied with the closeness of my application. 🔊
  • 3. At the same time we must not overestimate the closeness of this interrelation. 🔊
  • 4. But the very closeness of the jamming saved us from these dangers. 🔊
  • 5. He would hardly have seen how to define the closeness of their relation. 🔊
  • 6. With the closeness of the family goes the regard for the name, once so strong. 🔊
  • 7. Gilby disliked the closeness of the hotel, which was sealed to the outer air. 🔊
  • 8. But Don Lane still was ignorant of the closeness of truth of his last remark. 🔊

How to use Closeness in Sentences?

  • 1. Their physical closeness was to him a bitter enough comment upon the distance between their minds. 🔊
  • 2. Certainly no place ever united such a degree of dirt and closeness to so smiling an exterior. 🔊
  • 3. The closeness of the miss seemed to rattle the man, to take his wits and lend wings to his feet. 🔊
  • 4. Mr. Speaker was asked to define what closeness of relation justified admission. 🔊
  • 5. And in the closeness of our intelligence you and I will rule them that rule all Assyria. 🔊
  • 6. These agents have observed you with a closeness of scrutiny of which you are doubtless entirely unaware. 🔊
  • 7. And even the callous outsider becomes exalted with the wonder and closeness of that unseen presence. 🔊
  • 8. There was a closeness of association in stage-coach travel which made fellow-passengers companionable. 🔊
  • 9. It was a tough scramble even for her, and the closeness of the rocks and the loneliness weighed upon her somewhat. 🔊
  • 10. These extreme examples serve only to illustrate my contention, that the closeness of the marriage relation carries its peril with it. 🔊
  • 11. I was somewhat abashed by the closeness of her observation, and gave tokens of this state of mind which did not pass unobserved. 🔊
  • 12. Spud was hurled to the rocky floor, as much by the closeness of the exploding shells as by the weight of the bodies that came upon him. 🔊
  • 13. The heat and closeness of the atmosphere were intense, even on deck, while the temperature below was practically unendurable. 🔊
  • 14. She dropped her eyes to her dress, perturbed by the closeness of her escape from a foolish exhibition which would have made her ridiculous. 🔊
  • 15. But each style and nationality will for us have an importance in proportion to the closeness of its connection with the art of Greece. 🔊
  • 16. The openness or closeness of the fabric will thus determine, to an extent, the nature of the ornament which is to be placed upon it. 🔊
  • 17. This closeness of the wheels, of course, greatly reduces the difficulty of turning the short curves of the road. 🔊
  • 18. In the afternoon the usual sea breeze failed to appear, and there was no relief from the intense closeness and almost overpowering warmth. 🔊
  • 19. It seemed to me that I could not long endure the rumble and the jar and the closeness of this last car. 🔊
  • 20. Even when Nelka was in school, her mother lived in the same city and saw her constantly, and their closeness was very complete. 🔊
  • 21. For no nearness in space, no closeness of relations, no daily intimacy, can do away with the inexorable laws which give the adept his seclusion. 🔊
  • 22. Yet the abundance of ammunition, the closeness of the range, and the support of his many excellent snipers, soon gave him the upper hand. 🔊
  • 23. We seize its dazzling simplicity, its almost primitive closeness to the letter, its sharpness and precision, above all, its admirable brevity. 🔊
  • 24. The closeness of the air in the prison never troubled him, but he was quite ready to agree to anything that Godfrey might say. 🔊
  • 25. But, it is obvious, memory is apt to become mythopoeic, so far as to exaggerate closeness of coincidence, and to add romantic details. 🔊
  • 26. There is something vulgar and foul in the latter's closeness to his mistress, something noble and cleanly in the former's distance.... 🔊
  • 27. Because of the closeness of the vote in New York the Republicans did not at first concede the victory. 🔊