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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 shut up

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 shut up
      adj : closely confined [syn: pent, shut up(p)]
      v 1: refuse to talk or stop talking; fall silent; "The children
           shut up when their father approached" [syn: close up,
           clam up, dummy up, belt up, button up, be quiet,
            keep mum] [ant: open up]
      2: place in a place where something cannot be removed or
         someone cannot escape; "The parents locked her daughter up
         for the weekend"; "She locked her jewels in the safe"
         [syn: lock in, lock away, lock, put away, shut
         away, lock up]
      3: cause to be quiet or not talk; "Please silence the children
         in the church!" [syn: hush, quieten, silence, still,
          hush up] [ant: louden]