Synonyms of shut someone/something in in English:

shut someone/something in

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1‘she pushed the dogs into the breakfast room and shut them in’


confine, enclose, impound, shut up, pen, pen in, pen up, fence in, hedge in

hurdle, rail in, coop, coop up, mew up, immure, box in, box up, wall in, wall up, lock in, lock up, cage, imprison, intern, hold captive, incarcerate, encircle, surround, ring, encompass, hem in, close in, trap, kettle

North American corral

rare gird, compass