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Definición de “shut” en inglés

shut

verb [I or T] uk   /ʃʌt/ (present participle shutting, past tense and past participle shut) us  

shut verb [I or T] (CLOSE)

A2 to (cause to) close something: Please shut the gate. I've got a surprise for you! Shut your eyes tightly and hold out your hand. Mary shut her book and put it down on the table. This window won't shut - it's jammed.Closing and blocking

shut verb [I or T] (STOP OPERATING)

A2 to (cause to) stop operating or being in service, either temporarily or permanently: The shops shut at eight o'clock on Wednesday evenings. It's such a shame they shut that factory (down).Causing something to endComing to an end

shut

adjective [after verb] uk   /ʃʌt/ us  
B1 closed: I suspected something was wrong when I noticed her curtains were still shut at lunchtime.figurative The government ought to have opened the door to Japanese investment instead of slamming it shut.
See also
Open and closed
(Definition of shut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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