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Definitions of shut:

part of speech: verb transitive

To close, as a door: to forbid entrance into: to contract or close.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Shut.

part of speech: verb

To close so as to prevent entrance or exit; to close or stop up for defence or security; to forbid entrance into; to contract; not to keep expanded; to close itself.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To become closed.

part of speech: present participle

Shutting.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To close itself:- pr. p. shutting; pa. t. and pa. p. shut.

part of speech: verb transitive

To close so as to prevent entrance or exit; to bar; as, to shut the ports of a country; exclude; to fold or close together, as an umbrella or a book; to imprison or confine: with in, up, within, etc.; as, to shut up a convict.

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