Synonyms for shut up
- bottle up
- dry up
- dummy up
- fall silent
- hold tongue
- keep trap shut
- pipe down
- quit chattering
- stop talking
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHUT UP
What is the use of a beautiful face, if one must be shut up in her own apartment for ever?
I'm afraid Diablo'll shut up when he's pinched; his kind are apt to do that.
He is now shut up in his apartment, whither I heard him go on leaving mine.
But I can't get a divorce while I'm shut up in this house and watched.
If he could take that he might shut up Bowen and his force in Grand Gulf.
But she would not be shut up in a convent—no, not by fifty aunts and a hundred step-fathers!
She was shut up in the house, unable to move; and there were none outside to hear her.
Both buildings were shut up as tight as their state of repair permitted.
When you're a twentieth part as rich as he is, you may shut up shop!
"Shut up, you big Swede, go and learn English," somebody said.