Near

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Definition

near: close to, beside, not far from
adjective

to near: to approach, to come close to
verb

Examples

  • "Bad: Don't spray near an open flame"
  • "Day 13 : Horatio has constructed a small tent near the ovens, comprised mainly of asparagus and T-Bone steaks."
  • "A fellow student said 'Zack was careful not to throw the candy directly at people, but a caramel square did land quite near my foot'."
  • "Locals were treated to a free firework display yesterday when a lorry containing perfumes crashed near a beach and burst into flames."
  • "You know, near the water."
  • "Kevin : Yes they do, but all deliveries to Brazil go out of Southampton, England, and it takes around 16 days to get to Itaguai port, near Rio de Janeiro."
  • "Bruno : Well everyone, we're nearing the end of our show."
  • "You run to the nearest drugstore and buy a bottle of TigerLily perfume."
  • "Visitors will have the opportunity to purchase their favorite perfumes in a retail store situated near the exit, and many of the artworks will be inspired by famous Delavigne scents."
  • "Travelling to and from the nearest city is no problem, our airport shuttle service is guaranteed to take the same amount of time as the flight itself."

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