Nearness and Remoteness


Nearness noun - The state of being in a very personal or private relationship.
Usage example: my cousin and I have lost that nearness we had when we were kids

Remoteness is an antonym for nearness in topics: nearness in time or space, approximateness, nearness in feeling.

Nearby Words: near, nearby


Remoteness noun - The property of being remote.
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Synonyms for Remoteness

Nearness is an antonym for remoteness.

Nearby Words: remote, remotely
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