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Origin of close-up
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Example sentences from the Web for close-up
And then, as the tremors begin to subside, Miyazaki cuts to a close-up of the ground: gray pebbles, a green weed.Hayao Miyazaki’s ‘The Wind Rises’: An Anime Icon Bows Out|Andrew Romano|November 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Cut to a close-up of Hank on the toilet, his face frozen in shock.‘Breaking Bad’: The 7 Plot Points You Need to Remember for the Final Season|Andrew Romano|August 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We cut to a close-up of a soldier shown from behind, praying, his rifle slung over his back.
If you want to appreciate your talents and unique beauty, then get ready for your close-up.
Wait till you see her in close-up in the film version of it.
An entirely new perspective was opened when the managers of the film play introduced the "close-up" and similar new methods.The Photoplay|Hugo Mnsterberg
Close-up encounters with bears, rattle-snakes, and land-slides, were passed off as mere trifles by him.Polly and Eleanor|Lillian Elizabeth Roy
In printer's phrase the composition was "close-up and solid" to the extreme degree of compactness.Bibliomania in the Middle Ages|Frederick Somner Merryweather
Scotty's nudge aroused Rick from his reverie, and he turned for a close-up of his first live camel, not counting circuses or zoos.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
Followed the ascent of the close-up to frame on Lucinda's face as she smiled down at her armful of roses.Linda Lee, Incorporated|Louis Joseph Vance
British Dictionary definitions for close-up
verb close up (kləʊz) (adverb)
Idioms and Phrases with close-up
Also, close up shop. Stop doing business, temporarily or permanently; also, stop working. For example, The bank is closing up all its overseas branches, or That's enough work for one day—I'm closing up shop and going home. [Late 1500s]