Synonyms and Antonyms of shut up
1 to stop talking <you have no right to tell the rest of us to shut up> Synonyms belt up [British], clam up, dry up, dummy up, hush, pipe down, quiet (down) Related Words calm (down), cool (down), settle (down); haw, hem Phrases hold one's tongue (or hold one's peace) Near Antonyms pipe up, sound off, speak out, speak up, spout (off), talk up Antonyms speak, talk
2 to stop the noise or speech of <nothing I said would shut them up> Synonyms dumb, extinguish, hush, mute, quell, quiet, quieten [chiefly British], settle, shush, silence, squelch, stillNear Antonyms agitate, stir
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