What is another word for near?

796 synonyms found


[ n_ˈiə], [ nˈi͡ə], [ nˈi‍ə]

Synonyms for Near:

approaching (adjective) near (adjective) approach (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Near:

  1. sheer, fear, speer, peer, gear, smear, leer, clear, here, steer, dear, sear, spear, tear, blear, deer, pier, deere, shear, jeer, lear, sneer, sphere, veer, rear, hear, year, mere, meir, cheer, beer, sere, ear;
  2. severe, amir, zaire, appear, unclear, sincere, austere, career, emir, premiere, cashier, revere, veneer, adhere, rehear, frontier, premier;
  3. pioneer, gondolier, chandelier, brigadier, volunteer, domineer, belvedere, financier, insincere, reappear, interfere, auctioneer, overhear, engineer, cavalier, bandolier, mutineer, disappear, persevere, commandeer, chevalier, souvenir;

Quotes for Near:

  1. I am the son of poor peasants who came at a very young age to live in Algeria. I only recently saw the place where they were born, near the city of Marrakech. Ahmed Ben Bella.
  2. Well, I like way downtown near the Battery. I lived down there at this time and for, I guess, the following well, this is where I moved to uptown and I've been here for four years and this is 1965. Robert Rauschenberg.
  3. Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with the delicious near -by freedom of death. Edith Wharton.

Idioms of Near:

  1. nowhere near
  2. close/ near at hand;
  3. a close call, at a close/ near thing;