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synonyms for shutdown

  • closedown
  • closure
  • stoppage
  • abandonment
  • cessation
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antonyms for shutdown

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  • beginning
  • start
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How to use shutdown in a sentence

Jersey City unions responded to the shutdown of extra duty work in 2019 by suing the mayor.
HOW THE POLICE BANK MILLIONS THROUGH THEIR UNION CONTRACTSBY ANDREW FORD, ASBURY PARK PRESS, AND AGNES CHANG, JEFF KAO AND AGNEL PHILIP, PROPUBLICAFEBRUARY 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
As the shutdown continued into July, Riley’s position was eliminated, and the restaurant sold off much of the extensive wine collection she had built.
SOMMELIERS HAVE BEEN FORCED TO PIVOT IN THE PANDEMIC, AND THEIR FUTURES REMAIN UNCERTAINDAVE MCINTYREFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Governors' shutdowns did not cause the pandemic jobs crisisStill, even if your client’s employer invites him back to the office, it will also probably accommodate those colleagues who prefer to continue working remotely.
VIDEO CONFERENCES ARE HERE TO STAY, EVEN AFTER WE GO BACK TO THE OFFICE. GET USED TO IT.KARLA MILLERFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Still, she said, there could be jumps in community spread as some jurisdictions consider loosening shutdown guidelines.
MARYLAND DEMOCRATS CALL FOR ‘COURSE CORRECTION’ AMID REGIONWIDE FRUSTRATION OVER VACCINE ROLLOUTERIN COX, REBECCA TAN, ANTONIO OLIVOFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Government-directed Internet shutdowns are, troublingly, on the rise.
MYANMAR: HOW REPRESSIVE REGIMES QUASH DISSENT WITH INTERNET SHUTDOWNSROBERT HACKETTFEBRUARY 2, 2021FORTUNE
No doubt pandemic-related shutdowns have also gone a ways toward expanding the appeal of alcohol delivery.
UBER IS BUYING ALCOHOL DELIVERY SERVICE DRIZLY FOR $1.1BBRIAN HEATERFEBRUARY 2, 2021TECHCRUNCH
When the shutdowns came in March, revenue tumbled by about two-thirds before climbing back.
PARKWAY CLEANERS FUELS GROWTH THROUGH INNOVATION AND CUSTOM WORKTHOMAS HEATHJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Business owners and lawmakers said the economy couldn’t survive a shutdown.
THE AMAZONIAN CITY THAT HATCHED THE BRAZIL VARIANT HAS BEEN CRUSHED BY ITTERRENCE MCCOY, HELOÍSA TRAIANOJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In April, as the coronavirus pandemic was forcing business shutdowns across Virginia, Snyder and his wife, Burson, created a nonprofit intended to help small businesses weather the crisis.
BUSINESSMAN PETE SNYDER JOINS RACE FOR VIRGINIA GOVERNORLAURA VOZZELLAJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Museveni defended the shutdown in a televised address, saying it was in response to the Facebook ban, and insisting that he would not tolerate the “arrogance” of social media companies deciding “who is good and who is bad” in Uganda.
'MUSEVENI IS SCARED.' UGANDA'S AGING STRONGMAN FACES A CHALLENGE FROM SINGER BOBI WINE IN AN ELECTION PLAGUED BY UNRESTARYN BAKERJANUARY 13, 2021TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO SHUTDOWN

  • abeyance
  • arrest
  • blockage
  • check
  • close
  • closure
  • cutoff
  • deduction
  • discontinuance
  • down
  • downtime
  • hindrance
  • interruption
  • layoff
  • lockout
  • obstruction
  • occlusion
  • shutdown
  • sit-down
  • standstill
  • stopping
  • walkout
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