Closure

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Closure->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ closure
closure
occlusion
blockade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ shutting up
shutting up
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obstruction
obstruction
&c.(hindrance) 706
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ embolus
embolus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ contraction
contraction
&c. 195
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ infarction
infarction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ constipation
constipation
obstipation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ blind alley
blind alley
blind corner
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ keddah
keddah
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cul-de-sac
cul-de-sac
caecum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ imperforation
imperforation
imperviousness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impermeability
impermeability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stopper
stopper
&c. 263
PARAG:Closure->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ close
close
occlude
plug
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ block up
block up
stop up
fill up
bung up
cork up
button up
stuff up
shut up
dam up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ blockade
blockade
obstruct
&c.(hinder) 706
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bar
bar
bolt
stop
seal
plumb
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ choke
choke
throttle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ram down
ram down
dam
cram
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ trap
trap
clinch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ put to the door
put to the door
shut the door
PARAG:Closure->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ closed
closed
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ shut
shut
operculated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unopened
unopened
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unpierced
unpierced
imporous
caecal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ closable
closable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ imperforate
imperforate
impervious
impermeable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ impenetrable
impenetrable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unpassable
unpassable
impassable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ invious|
invious|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ pathless
pathless
wayless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ untrodden
untrodden
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unventilated
unventilated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ air tight
air tight
water tight
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ hermetically sealed
hermetically sealed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ tight
tight
snug

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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