Last modified on 22 April 2015, at 15:34

shut in

See also: shut-in

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shut in (third-person singular simple present shuts in, present participle shutting in, simple past and past participle shut in)

  1. to lock in
    We need to shut the dog in so he doesn't escape
  2. (idiomatic) to completely surround, enclose