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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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FloLogic's flagship product, FloLogic System 2000, detects and automatically shuts off water flow greater than the allowable parameters set by the user, down to 4 ounces per minute.
It's important that the music shuts off, because otherwise it can disrupt sleep," he said.
Pregnancy shuts off CRH production by the hypothalamus.
Closing either of these valves shuts off the water to your house.
The timing circuit shuts off the stream, and when the final droplet reaches the peak of its trajectory, the droplet is ignited and the whole platform on which the apparatus sits is released.