how to pronounce closeness


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The above transcription of closeness is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

closeness is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of closeness in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… create this kind of closeness that youth …”

meanings of closeness


  1. The shortest path between two vertices in a graph.
  2. The state of being mean or stingy.
  3. The state of being secretive.
  4. Solitude, seclusion.
  5. The state of being friends.
  6. The state of being close (all senses).

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