close with (someone or something)

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close with (someone or something)

1. verb To conclude something, usually an event or performance, with someone or something. For the talent show, let's close with a choir performance.
2. adjective Having a very friendly relationship with someone. I was very close with Patty when we were kids, but I haven't talked to her in years.
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close with someone or something

to end a performance with a particular act or event. The show is almost over and we will close with Sarah Miles, who will announce her own song title. The evening closed with a magic act.
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References in classic literature ?
Time and again the ferocious apes sprang in to close with us, and time and again we beat them back with our swords.
That we shall prove," said Goodwin Hawtayne; "but it would be well, ere they close with us, to raise up the mantlets and pavises as a screen against their bolts.
A distribution company in Southern California has a keen interest and is likely to close with us presently.