Definitions

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  • v. To become silent; to stop talking, to shut up.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. refuse to talk or stop talking; fall silent

Etymologies

By analogy with a clam closing itself. (Wiktionary)

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