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Wiktionary3.0 / 1 vote

  1. shutdownnoun


  2. shutdownnoun

    The system is doing its shutdown operations.


  3. shutdownnoun

    When he insulted me, my reply was such a shutdown he ceased his insults.


Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. closure, closedown, closing, shutdownnoun

    termination of operations

    "they regretted the closure of the day care center"

    block, gag law, completion, end, gag rule, conclusion, ending, culmination, stoppage, mop up, cloture, blockage, occlusion, law of closure, settlement, closing, close, shutting, stop, closedown, resolution, windup, closure

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  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    The debt ceiling and the stock market were always two major motivators for Donald Trump to try and clear the way, we avoided sequestration and for the moment avoided a shutdown. For federal workers, that was very important.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    On Fridayin the Oval Office, I made what I thought was a very generous offer to the president, the most generous offer yet, the president must take yes for an answer. Until he does, it’s the Trump Shutdown.

  3. Stann Kaplan:

    I actually filed for unemployment on Monday, when I did file, they asked me why I didn't file sooner. I just said I was just kind of waiting to see whether we get paid or whether this shutdown will end.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    House Republicans are seeking to disguise their efforts, threatening our national security in order to undermine the president’s clear legal authority, we will not be enablers to a Republican government shutdown, partial or otherwise.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    After my discussions with numerous senators on both sides of the last night it is clear to me a commitment to move to immigration after February 8th is the key to ending the government shutdown and finding resolution on all the outstanding issues.

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