close up, clam up, dummy up, shut up, belt up, button up, be quiet, keep mum(verb)
refuse to talk or stop talking; fall silent
"The children shut up when their father approached"
To become silent; to stop talking, to shut up.
Origin: By analogy with a clam closing itself.
The numerical value of clam up in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of clam up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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It varies widely. Some appoint outside independent blue-ribbon commissions to investigate and issue a public report, others investigate internally with or without a public report and some clam up entirely.
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