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closely

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What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us. And when we fly them, they pursue: But leave us when they've won us.
John Gay
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Pronunciation

Adverb

closely (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
closely

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. In a close manner.
    Finnish and Estonian are closely related languages.
    The borderline between East and West Berlin was very closely guarded.
    The chairs are too closely spaced.

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