Close-by definition

Close, near, nearby: in proximity (to).
  • With a noun-phrase complement.
    She lives close by us.
  • With no explicit complement.
    There isn't any good source of water close by.
  • With the preposition to introducing a noun-phrase complement.
    He waited close by to the store.
  • Preceding and modifying a noun.
    The close-by family members tried to help.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of close-by - closeby