Definition of close by in English:

close by

  • Very near; nearby: her father lives quite close by
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    • It is one of the only churches in the region without a graveyard adjacent to it or close by.
    • Lyon International airport is also close by, and you can access the ski resorts very easily in winter.
    • They now have five children and eight grandchildren, all living close by.
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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody