1. 1〔最終期限〕a deadline
    • 応募の締め切りは3月20日だ
    • The deadline for applications is March 20./Applications must be submitted 「no later than [by] March 20.
    • 締め切りに間に合う[合わない]
    • meet [miss] the deadline
    • 締め切りが迫っている
    • The deadline is almost here.
    • 締め切りは過ぎた
    • It's past the deadline.
    • 締め切り厳守でお願いします
    • Please 「stick to [respect] the deadline.
  1. 2〔締めたままにしておくこと〕
    • 締め切り
    • 〔掲示〕Closed
  1. 締め切り期日the deadline; the last [final] day; the closing date
  1. 締め切り後記入〔会計で〕(a) post-closing entry