shut

Part of speech: verb

To close; stop; obstruct.

Part of speech: verb

To bar out; excude.

Part of speech: verb

To keep in; confine.

Part of speech: verb

To obscure; hide.

Part of speech: verb

To be closed.

Part of speech: adjective

Made fast or closed.

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Usage examples "shut":

  1. He had shut his eyes to it then. - "The Belov├ęd Traitor", Frank L. Packard.
  2. Mr. Whitford, I shut my eyes and say Yes. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  3. You ought to have shut your eyes, then. - "Home Scenes, and Home Influence A Series of Tales and Sketches", T. S. Arthur.