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shutting

verb
present participle of shut

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1 to position (something) so as to prevent passage through an opening
  • please shut the door when you leave

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2 to stop the operations of
  • shut both stores for a week

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shutting (in or up)

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“Shutting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shutting. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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