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Synonyms for proximate

Synonyms for (adjective) proximate

Synonyms: proximate Definition: very close in space or time Usage: proximate words; proximate houses

Similar words: close Definition: at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other Usage: close to noon; how close are we to town?; a close formation of ships

Synonyms: proximate Definition: closest in degree or order (space or time) especially in a chain of causes and effects Usage: news of his proximate arrival; interest in proximate rather than ultimate goals

Similar words: immediate Definition: immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect Usage: the immediate result; the immediate cause of the trouble