near - definitions and synonyms

near verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : move towards

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قریب آنا - نزدیک آنا - پاس آنا - قریب پہنچنا - دھورے آنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • They are drawing near

    • The enemy army came nearer and nearer

    • We were approaching our destination

near adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قریب - نزدیک - پاس - قریبی - رشتے میں قریب - نزدیکی - جگہ، وقت یا تعلق میں نزدیک - نکٹ -

    Example Sentenses:

    • near neighbors

    • in the near future

    • they are near equals

    • his nearest approach to success

    • a very near thing

    • a near hit by the bomb

    • she was near tears

    • she was close to tears

    • had a close call

    • The end of your world is nigh!

    Synonyms:

    close / nigh
  2. English Meaning: 

    : being on the left side

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    بایاں - بائیں جانب -

    Example Sentenses:

    • the near or nigh horse is the one on the left

    • the animal's left side is its near or nigh side

    Synonyms:

    nigh
  3. English Meaning: 

    : closely resembling the genuine article

    Example Sentenses:

    • near beer

    • a dress of near satin

  4. English Meaning: 

    : giving or spending with reluctance

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    کنجوس - خسیس - بخیل - مکھی چوس - شوم - نہایت جز رس - نہایت کفایت شعار - بخلی - تنگ دل - تنگ چشم - تنگدل - دانہ زد - کنجوسی کا - جز رسانہ -

    Example Sentenses:

    • very close (or near) with his money

    • our cheeseparing administration

    • a penny-pinching miserly old man

  5. English Meaning: 

    : with or in a close or intimate relationship

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قریبی - نزدیکی - قریب کا - جگری - گہرا - بے تکلف - لنگوٹیا یار -

    Example Sentenses:

    • my sisters and brothers are near and dear

    • a good friend

    Synonyms:

    dear / good
  6. English Meaning: 

    : very close in resemblance

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    بہت مشاہبہ - ملتا جلتا - تقریبا ایک سے - بہت ملتا جلتا - لگ بھگ - قریب قریب - انیس بیس -

    Example Sentenses:

    • a near likeness

    • sketched in an approximate likeness

    Synonyms:

    approximate

near adverb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : near in time or place or relationship

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    نزدیک - قریب - جگہ، وقت یا تعلق میں نزدیک -

    Example Sentenses:

    • as the wedding day drew near

    • stood near the door

    • don't shoot until they come near

    • getting near to the true explanation

    • her mother is always near

    • The end draws nigh

    • the bullet didn't come close

    • don't get too close to the fire

    Synonyms:

    close / nigh
  2. English Meaning: 

    : (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    تقریبا - قریب قریب - لگ بھگ - بڑی حد تک - قریبا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • he nearly fainted

    • I was near exhausted by the run

    • the job is (just) about done

    • the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded

    • we're almost finished

    • the car all but ran her down

    • talked for nigh onto 2 hours

    • the recording is well-nigh perfect

    • virtually all the parties signed the contract

    • most everyone agrees

    Synonyms:

    about / almost / most / nearly / nigh / virtually / well-nigh