Entry Definition
s/he walks near or close (to something)
near, close to, next to, by
s/he is near enough to it to hear it, s/he can hear as far as it, s/he is within earshot of it; (in translation) it is within earshot of h/
s/he is near death, is about to die
they live near each other, their houses are close to each other, they are neighbors
s/he, it comes nearer, approaches
s/he is close to it, is near it
s/he gets nearer or closer to something belonging to h/
s/he is near, close by
s/he gets close to it
s/he gets close to h/