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English verb: close down

1. close down (social) cease to operate or cause to cease operating

SamplesThe owners decided to move and to close the factory.
My business closes every night at 8 P.M..
Close up the shop.

ExamplesThe business is going to close down

Synonymsclose, close up, fold, shut down

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Narrower (hyponym)adjourn, retire, withdraw

Antonymsopen, open up

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