Examples of shutdown in a Sentence
the shutdown of the factory
the factory resumed operation after a brief shutdown for repairs
Recent Examples of shutdown from the Web
An eventual deal on extended financing for the children’s health care program is expected to be part of in a huge year-end spending bill aimed at preventing a federal shutdown.
The ruling that the city hadn't properly handled the zoning did not result in a retroactive shutdown.
That growth lagged behind the preceding quarter, in part because of an unplanned shutdown at its Dutch Pernis refinery and disruption from Gulf of Mexico hurricanes at its Deer Park plant in Texas.
Secured Borders This simple ad attracted Facebook users to click on and join the group Secured Borders, which sought a shutdown in immigration.
Bill Clinton fought Congress tooth and nail, from shutdowns to impeachment.
The Eagle Creek fire now covers 48,387 acres and has prompted evacuations and the longest shutdown in recent memory of Interstate 84 between Hood River and Troutdale — an area often closed in spurts when winter storms hit.
Kumari said that was due to missing paperwork and that the orphanage plans to challenge the shutdown.
But then when negotiating government funding, Congress left out funding for the border wall in order to avoid a federal shutdown.
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First Known Use of shutdown
arrest, arrestment, cease, cessation, check, close, closedown, closure, conclusion, cutoff, discontinuance, discontinuation, end, ending, expiration, finish, halt, lapse, offset, shutoff, stay, stop, stoppage, surcease, termination;
Definition of shut down
- the night shut down early
- shut down the opposition's offensive line
Recent Examples of shut down from the Web
CSX Transportation released a statement, calling the shut down a miscommunication.
This time, Senate Democrats have shown no appetite to allow the government to shut down.
Tyronn Lue shuts down trade talk before Magic game ORLANDO -- Tyronn Lue said Dwyane Wade would play tonight against the Orlando Magic and that he was done talking about trades until the deadline passes Thursday.
So far, research has focused on the problem of prolific sperm by trying to shut down the production entirely in a way that's more easily reversible than a vasectomy.
Henderson said many of the clinics shut down due to low cash flow and the strong stance against abortions.
Trees begin to shut down for winter about June 15, so do not fertilize them after that date.
Players, coaches and staff were informed the club is shutting down a week after the NWSL draft and a little less than four weeks before the start of preseason training.
France is taking that information to heart, and is committing to shutting down all of its coal plants by 2021.
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First Known Use of shut down
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