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Synonyms for shut down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. close up, close, fold, shut down, close down(verb)

    cease to operate or cause to cease operating

    "The owners decided to move and to close the factory"; "My business closes every night at 8 P.M."; "close up the shop"

    Synonyms:
    block, come together, pen up, belt up, shut, button up, fill up, impede, conclude, be quiet, dummy up, clam up, close up, keep mum, close, close down, obstruct, fold, obturate, turn up, fold up, shut up, jam, occlude

How to pronounce shut down?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say shut down in sign language?

  1. shutdown

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How to use shut down in a sentence?

  1. Recon Analytics ' Entner:

    Rural telcos are not very profitable and a lot of the owners are in their 50s, 60s and 70s. If they have to rip out their network, they are probably going to shut down if they can't easily find a buyer.

  2. Rosalia Leon:

    At the end of December after Raul spoke, all the street vendors disappeared and they still haven't returned, there used to be a produce kiosk across the street from where I live and it shut down and still hasn't reopened. These days I have to look far and wide for what I need to eat.

  3. Tom Haines:

    In this country, we’ve seen airlines shut down. Great Lakes Airlines in the Midwest and the West shut down earlier this year because they couldn’t get enough pilots, so, it’s become a very serious situation for a lack of pilots. But there’s lots of opportunities, too.

  4. Saturday Trump:

    The organized group of people, many of them thugs, who shut down our First Amendment rights in Chicago, have totally energized America!

  5. Marco Hutter:

    The big advantage of four legged systems is that we (they) can go on one side statically stable, which means that we're (they're) moving one foot at a time, so the robot is always stable, so you could just shut down all the motors and it will not fall over. So this is something you apply in a critical situation where you have terrain that you might not know if there is obstacles or something.


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