Pronunciation: (shut'out"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/shutout.html on line 71 [key]
1. an act or instance of shutting out.
2. the state of being shut out.
a. a preventing of the opposite side from scoring, as in baseball.
b. any game in which one side does not score.
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