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  Words related to shut

Related / Similar Words: close, exclude, keep out, shut out, unopen, closed

 

Definition:
  • move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut; "Close the door"; "shut the window";
  • become closed; "The windows closed with a loud bang";
  • prevent from entering; shut out; "The trees were shutting out all sunlight"; "This policy excludes people who have a criminal record from entering the country";
  • not open; "the door slammed shut";
  • used especially of mouth or eyes; "he sat quietly with closed eyes"; "his eyes were shut against the sunlight";

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    See Also: lock in, lock away, lock, put away, shut up, shut away, lock up, enclose, inclose, shut in, closed

     

    Hyponyms: snap, slat, slam, bang, shutter, draw, bung, seal, seal off, excommunicate, curse, lock out, ostracize, ostracise

     

    Grouped Verbs: close

     

    Derivational Morphology: shutter, shutting, closing, blockage, closure, occlusion, exclusion

     

    Anagrams: tush, thus

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: sluiten   Esperanto: fermi  
    Finnish: sulkea   French: fermer  
    German: schließen   Indonesian: tutup  
    Irish: dún   Japanese: 閉める  
    Spanish: cerrar   Telugu: మూయు  
    Welsh: cau  
     
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