shut

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shut

In addition to the idioms beginning with shut, also see close (shut) down; close (shut) one's eyes to; close (shut) the door on; keep one's mouth shut; open and shut case; put up or shut up.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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