v. t.1.To shut up or out.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Alderman Robert Bauman, who introduced the proposal, had pointed out in previous meetings that when construction projects cause sidewalksto beshut down, passersby are often forced to either cross the street or even walk along the street.
Metsamor NPPmust beshut down, Armenian media quotedDirk Lorenz, deputy head of Division for the Eastern Partnership countries at European External Action Service, as sayingon January 30.
A large amount of helium leaked into the tunnel on Friday, forcing the pounds 3.6bn particle accelerator to beshut down, less than 10 days after the start of the project which scientists hope will unravel the secrets of the first moments of the universe.