shut off fromphrasal verb
shut off from; shutting off from; shuts off from
Definition of shut off from
1 : to keep (oneself) in a place that is away from (other people) He shut himself off from his family.
2 : to separate (someone or something) from (something) —usually used as (be) shut off from Here on the island, people are shut off from (contact with) the outside world.
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