Close and Introduce


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Close verb – To position (something) so as to prevent passage through an opening.
Introduce is an antonym for close.
Nearby Words: closed, closeness, closing, closely, closure
Antonyms for Close


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Introduce verb – To be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of.
Usage example: Luther Burbank introduced the idea of plant breeding, developing over 800 new varieties of fruits, vegetables, grains, and grasses

Close is an antonym for introduce in topics: present, add, begin.
Nearby Words: introduction, introducing
Antonyms for Introduce
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Common collocations

system close system introduce system
show close show introduce show
episode close episode introduce episode
time close time introduce time
Other nouns: way, game, times.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Storyteller DC had a number of these in their horror anthology comics, who would introduce and close out every story.
  • Editorial Synaesthesia Many if not most recent generation first/third person games introduce various synaesthesia when your character is close to death.
  • Stuffed into the Fridge MacGyver: Early episodes would often introduce an old friend of the title character, who would be killed off in close proximity to him by the bad guys.
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Introduce or Close. 2016. Accessed February 26, 2021.

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