how to pronounce closed


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“… the resort's have all closed up there's …”

meanings of closed


  1. Sealed, made inaccessible or impassable; not open.
  2. Having an open complement.
  3. Lacking a free variable.
  4. Formed by closing the mouth and nose passages completely, like the consonants /t/, /d/, and /p/.
  5. Not operating or conducting trade.
  6. Having the sound cut off sharply by a following consonant, like the /ɪ/ in pin.
  7. Such that its image under the specified operation is contained in it.
  8. Whose first and last vertices are the same, forming a closed loop.
  9. Not public.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of close.

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