Synonyms of closing off


1. isolation, closing off, separation

usage: the act of isolating something; setting something apart from others


1. shut off, close off, discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off

usage: stem the flow of; "shut off the gas when you leave for a vacation"

2. shut off, close off, separate, divide

usage: isolate or separate; "She was shut off from the friends"

3. shut off, block off, close off, barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar

usage: block off the passage through; "We shut off the valve"

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