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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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used especially of mouth or eyes

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Reality show Bigg Boss 7 will have inmates losing cool over food in Monday's episode, as kitchen gets shut for an entire day.
Everything we try to do which we think is good gets shut down.
A club gets shut of an underperforming employee, the manager gets a whopping pay-off and some time to clog up the television airwaves as an `expert' summariser -and punters can earn some cash too.
The county's busy freeway lanes each handle about 2,000 vehicles an hour during peak times, and every time a lane gets shut down, the CHP estimates about a 40-minute delay for the rest of the motorists.
The Mentalist' Season 6 New Cast: FBI Agent Dennis Abbott Steps In, CBI Gets Shut Down
An insider said: "Just because it's a gangster movie it gets shut down
The Lakers have bounced through this obstacle course a few times in recent years, so the road markers are familiar: Shaquille O'Neal gets shut down unexpectedly.