Closest Meaning 1
Closest meaning words are words that are the most similar to each other.
Find TWO words, from the following group of five words that are the CLOSEST in meaning. Words which have the SIMILAR meanings are called SYNONYMS, words like small and tiny, and big and large. However, not all words which are CLOSE in meaning are the CLOSEST.
Think about these three words: tall, big and large. Which two are CLOSEST in meaning? big and large are closer than tall and big or tall and large. Tall means big only in terms of how high something is. Be careful in choosing your answers, and if you get one wrong, try the quiz again. Robert the Bruce said "If at first you don't succeed, try try again."
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Answer: big, large
big, large is the correct answer because big and large mean the same thing, of considerable size, and the others are unrelated.