Synonyms for Shut:


all (adjective)
closed, unopen.
closed (adjective)
hermetic, closed, secured, corked, obstructed, choked, plugged, latched, stopped, locked, sealed, fastened.


stare, check on, inspect, gaze, take in, look, see, look around, survey, examine. blacklist, crash, wind up, blackball, boycott, accept, closure, go under, go out of business, liquidate, ostracize, fail. dismiss, drool, salivate, cast out, dispel, banish, dribble, hawk, slobber, keep, pucker, drop. shut (noun)
closed, keep out, unopen, close, compressed, blinking, exclude, squinched, winking, squinting, tight, shut out.


close (verb)
seal, exclude, close, bolt, join, secure, barricade, fasten, block, lock, stop, latch, jam.
closed (verb)
closed, unopened, sealed, up, airtight, locked, clenched, joined, bolted, jammed, barricaded, secured, latched, stopped, blocked, fastened.

Other synonyms:

close off, salivate, slobber. block off, drool, lock out. closure, pucker. hawk. dribble. drop. close
lock out.

Usage examples for shut

  1. Hyrst and Shearing shut their eyes. – The Legion of Lazarus by Edmond Hamilton
  2. I'll shut up now. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  3. Shut thy eyes, and thou canst not tell me apart from him. – Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity by Alexandre Kuprin