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Synonyms for shut in

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  1. invalid, shut-in(adj)

    someone who is incapacitated by a chronic illness or injury

    invalid, shut-in

    extroversive, ambiversive, unconfined, extraversive

  2. introvertish, shut-in(adj)

    somewhat introverted

    homebound, housebound, shut-in, introvertish

    unconfined, extraversive, extroversive, ambiversive

  3. homebound, housebound, shut-in(verb)

    confined usually by illness

    homebound, housebound, shut-in, introvertish

    extroversive, unconfined, extraversive, ambiversive

  4. enclose, close in, inclose, shut in(verb)

    surround completely

    "Darkness enclosed him"; "They closed in the porch with a fence"

    enclose, enwrap, introduce, insert, wrap, envelop, hold in, enfold, stick in, draw in, close in, confine, inclose, put in

    extroversive, unconfined, extraversive, ambiversive

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  1. Bill Gersitz:

    Normally people would be shut in if we had snow like we did last year, it has been great weather.

  2. Scott Arnold:

    From COS' perspective we believe the costs to shut in, and later restart, production are very significant. This is the case for most if not all oil sands projects, shutting in production is not something COS would contemplate, even at current spot prices.

  3. Sukrit Vijayakar:

    The move increases the risk that Libyan oil output will be shut in as the NOC in Tripoli is the only legal entity with the right to sell oil.

  4. Tariq Zahir:

    We were not totally surprised with the draw after the shut-in in Canadian production.

  5. Kent Bayazitoglu:

    Some producers will likely be forced to shut in some output because they won't get a decent price for their product, and some of the gas that is produced will probably make its way to the oversupplied U.S. market.

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