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shrug

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ʃrʌɡ/ ( present participle shrugging, past tense and past participle shrugged)
to move your shoulders up and down to show that you do not care about something or that you do not know something: I told him we weren't happy with it but he just shrugged his shoulders.Gestures with the head or shoulders
shrug noun [C]
(Definition of shrug from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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