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Synonyms for shut

shut down

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shut someone up: silence

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shut something down: switch off

shut something down: close down

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shut something in

shut something off

shut something out

shut up

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  • be quiet
  • hush
  • fall silent
  • button it
  • pipe down
  • hold your tongue
  • put a sock in it
  • keep your trap shut
  • cut the cackle
  • button your lip

shut yourself away

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Synonyms for shut

to move (a door, for example) in order to cover an opening

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shut in: to confine within a limited area

shut off: to cut off from sight

shut out: to exclude from normal social or professional activities

shut out: to keep from being admitted, included, or considered

shut out: to rid one's mind of

shut up: to confine within a limited area

shut up: to enclose so as to hinder or prohibit escape

shut up: to cause to become silent

Synonyms for shut

become closed

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not open

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Related Words

used especially of mouth or eyes

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References in periodicals archive ?
This fuel cell stack is scheduled to be shut down later this summer after two years (17,000 hours) of operation.
Mineta expressed confidence that the nation's passenger rail system will not be shut down this week, but he offered no immediate solution to Amtrak's financial problems.