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  • 1 drawing near — index forthcoming, immediate (imminent), imminent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 drawing near — getting near, going near, coming close, coming soon …

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  • 3 near´ness — near «nihr», adverb, adjective, preposition, verb. –adv. 1. to or at a short distance; not far; close: »The holiday season is drawing near. They searched near and far. 2. close in relation; closely: »tribes near allied. 3. close to something in… …

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  • 4 Near (Death Note) — Nate River Death Note character Near in the Death Note manga First appearance Chapter 59 : Zero in 7th Volume, Zero …

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  • 5 near — near1 W1S1 [nıə US nır] adv, prep ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(short distance away)¦ 2¦(short time before)¦ 3¦(almost doing something)¦ 4¦(amount or level)¦ 5¦(similar)¦ 6 near perfect/impossible etc 7 draw near 8 (as) near as damn it 9 near enough …

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  • 6 near — near1 [ nır ] function word *** Near can be used in the following ways: as a preposition: I lived near the school. I ll write and let you know nearer the time. as an adverb: Come nearer, and I ll tell you the whole story. as an adjective: I went… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 near — I UK [nɪə(r)] / US [nɪr] adjective, adverb, preposition *** Summary: Near can be used in the following ways: as a preposition: I lived near the school. ♦ I ll write and let you know nearer the time. as an adverb: Come nearer, and I ll tell you… …

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  • 8 near*/*/*/ — [nɪə] grammar word I summary: Near can be: ■ a preposition: I lived near the school. ■ an adverb: Come nearer, and I ll tell you the whole story. ■ an adjective: I went into the nearest room. 1) close close to someone or something A group of… …

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  • 9 near — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English ner, partly from ner nearer, from Old English nēar, comparative of nēah nigh; partly from Old Norse nær nearer, comparative of nā nigh more at nigh Date: 13th century 1. at, within, or to a short distance or… …

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  • 10 Drawing Restraint 9 — Poster for Drawing Restraint 9 Directed by Matthew Barney Produced by …

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  • 11 Near South Side, Chicago — Near South Side   Community area   Community Area 33 Near South Side …

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  • 12 Near Oceania — or Near Melanesia is the part of Oceania settled 35,000 years ago, comprising western Island Melanesia: the Bismarck Archipelago and the Solomon Islands archipelago.[1] Some definitions include Australia and New Guinea.[citation needed] Compare… …

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  • 13 Near and far field — This article is about the electromagnetic concept. For the mathematical, see Near field (mathematics). Antenna field regions for antennas that are shorter than the wavelength of the radiation they emit, such as the whip antenna of a citizen s… …

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  • 14 near — [[t]nɪ͟ə(r)[/t]] ♦ nearer, nearest, nears, nearing, neared 1) PREP If something is near a place, thing, or person, it is a short distance from them. Don t come near me... Her children went back every year to stay in a farmhouse near the cottage …

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  • 15 draw near — {v. phr.} To approach; come near. * /The time is drawing near when this century will end and the next will begin./ …

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  • 16 draw near — {v. phr.} To approach; come near. * /The time is drawing near when this century will end and the next will begin./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 17 come near — verb 1. almost do or experience something (Freq. 3) She came near to screaming with fear • Verb Frames: Somebody s to INFINITIVE 2. move towards (Freq. 2) We were approaching our destination They are drawing near …

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  • 18 draw near — verb move towards (Freq. 3) We were approaching our destination They are drawing near The enemy army came nearer and nearer • Syn: ↑approach, ↑near, ↑come on, ↑go up, ↑ …

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  • 19 draw\ near — v. phr. To approach; come near. The time is drawing near when this century will end and the next will begin …

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  • 20 bringing near — drawing close …

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