What does shutting mean?

Definitions for shutting
shut·ting

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shutting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shutting, closing(noun)

    the act of closing something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shutting

    of Shut

How to pronounce shutting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say shutting in sign language?

  1. shutting

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shutting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shutting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of shutting in a Sentence

  1. Antonio Guterres:

    They will remember what we do, yet, even as this tragedy unfolds, some of the countries most able to help are shutting their gates to people seeking asylum. Borders are closing, pushbacks are increasing, and hostility is rising. Avenues for legitimate escape are fading away.

  2. Peter Bradford:

    The capacity that will be shutting down will be the higher-cost nickel mine production.

  3. Peter King:

    Shutting down the federal government and reading Dr. Seuss on the Senate floor are the marks of a carnival barker not the leader of the free world.

  4. Ken Polcari:

    He is not shutting the door, but he is also not saying there is another one coming in September, so hold on.

  5. Christian Drosten:

    I do believe that by shutting down bars and restaurants, cancelling major events and closing daycares and schools, a great deal has already been achieved. The goal is to prevent as many people as possible from coming into contact with one another.

Images & Illustrations of shutting

  1. shutting

Popularity rank by frequency of use

shutting#10000#23586#100000

Translations for shutting

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for shutting »

Translation

Find a translation for the shutting definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these shutting definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "shutting." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 28 Sep. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/shutting>.

    Are we missing a good definition for shutting? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for shutting:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.