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shut-in

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When one subtracts from life infancy (which is vegetation), sleep, eating and swilling, buttoning and unbuttoning—how much remains of downright existence? The summer of a dormouse.
Lord Byron
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English

Adjective

shut-in

  1. Confined to a location, as by infirmity or illness.
  2. Introverted.

Noun

Singular
shut-in

Plural
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shut-in ({{{1}}})
  1. A person confined to a location, as by illness or infirmity.
    He visited shut-ins as a good deed.

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