shrug - definition and synonyms

 
 
verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/ʃrʌɡ/
present tense
I/you/we/theyshrug
he/she/itshrugs
present participleshrugging
past tenseshrugged
past participleshrugged
  1. to move your shoulders up and let them drop to show that you do not know something or do not care

    ‘Why not?’ she asked. Tony shrugged his shoulders.

phrasal verbs