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Closed

closed

adjective

if a door, window, lid etc is closed, it is covering an open area, passage, or hole

secure

adjective

fastened firmly, in a safe way

sealed

adjective

closed with a lid, cover etc so that nothing can get in or out

clenched

adjective

closed tightly together

unopened

adjective

not opened yet

shut

adjective

closed

airtight

adjective

not allowing air to enter or leave

hermetic

adjective

closed tightly, so that no air can get in or out

up

adjective, adverb, preposition

fastened or closed completely

under lock and key

in a room or container which is fastened with a lock

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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