What is shut?

  • (adj): Used especially of mouth or eyes.
    Example: "His eyes were shut against the sunlight"
    Synonyms: closed
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Sit Down, Shut Up
... Sit Down, Shut Up is the name of two inter-related television series Sit Down, Shut Up (2009 TV series) Sit Down, Shut Up (TV series) ...
Shut Up (La Fee Album)
... Shut Up is the third album recorded by LaFee, released on 27 June 2008 ... The music video for the first single, Shut Up, premiered on 30 May on The Dome ... Shut Up is LaFee's first English album, and it contains English versions of songs from her first two studio albums, LaFee and Jetzt erst recht ...
Clementine (nuclear Reactor) - Use and Shutdown
... operated successfully from 1946 until 1950 when the reactor was shut down to correct a problem with the control and shim rods ... During this shut down it was noted that one of the natural uranium rods had ruptured ... achieved and the reactor was permanently shut down and dismantled ...
Shut Out (horse)
... Shut Out (foaled in Kentucky in 1939), was an American Thoroughbred racehorse sired by Hall of Famer Equipoise, the multiple stakes winning champion his fans called "The Chocolate Soldier." Shut Out was ... The year Shut Out was born Greentree Stables also produced Devil Diver who would eclipse Shut Out in fame and achievements, yet it was Shut Out who won both the 1942 Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes under ... Devil Diver beat Shut Out in the 1941 Hopeful Stakes for 2-year-olds ...
... Shut may refer to the following Shut up, an interjection used to get somebody to stop talking Shutdown (disambiguation) Shut eye, a magician who tricks ... Example Go shut that door ...

More definitions of "shut":

  • (verb): Become closed.
    Synonyms: close
  • (adj): Not open.
    Example: "The door slammed shut"
    Synonyms: unopen, closed
  • (verb): Move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut.
    Example: "Shut the window"
    Synonyms: close

Famous quotes containing the word shut:

    On short, still days
    At the shut of the year
    We search the pathways
    Where the coverts were.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)

    Because it shut not up the doors of my mother’s womb, nor hid
    sorrow from mine eyes.
    Why died I not from the womb?
    Bible: Hebrew Job (l. III, 10–11)

    Arrogance rides triumphantly through the gates, barely glancing at the old woman about to cut the rope and spring shut the trap.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)