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shut out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shut out

  1. to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of local residents feel that they have been shut out of the debate for expanding the airport Synonyms of shut out ban, bar, close out, count (out), debar, eliminate, except, freeze out, rule out, excludeWords Related to shut out blackball, blacklist, excommunicate, ostracize; banish, deport, exile, expel, oust, throw out; obviate, preclude, prevent, prohibit; block, hinder, impede, obstruct; cease, discontinue, halt, suspend; deter, stave off, ward (off); check off, disregard; comb (out), weed (out)Near Antonyms of shut out accept, embrace, entertain, receive, take in, welcome; unbanAntonyms of shut out admit, include



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