shrug

192 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ʃɹˈʌɡ], [ʃɹˈʌɡ], [ʃ_ɹ_ˈʌ_ɡ]
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Synonyms for Shrug:

indicate (verb)

alert, beckon, betoken, brand, cue, denote, designate, flag, gesticulate, gesture, guide, indicate, label, mark, motion, nod, note, notify, nudge, point, point out, prompt, signal, stamp, symbolize, tag, ticket, wave, wink.

Other synonyms and related words:

accept, act noncommittal, action, adjust, argue, augur, avoid, be discontented, be disrespectful, bear with, bearing, beck, bend the brows, bespeak, bode, body language, byplay, cardigan, care nothing for, carriage, charade, chirology, chironomy, clew, clue, compress, condense, condone, constrict, contempt, countenance, cropped cardigan, dactylology, dactylonomy, deaf-and-dumb alphabet, demonstrate, dumb show, emblem, endanger, eschew, esteem slightly, evince, exhibit, express indifference, flash, flutter, foreshadow, foretell, freemasonry, frown upon, gaze, gesticulation, gesture language, give a signal, glance, gleam, glimpse, grin and abide, hand signal, hint, hold cheap, hold in contempt, hold in disrespect, imply, indication, insinuate, intimidate, key, kinesics, knit one's brows, knit the brows, laugh at, leer, let go by, let pass, look askance, look askance at, look askant, look black, look black upon, look blank, look blue, look down upon, look glum, look grave, make a grimace, make a mouth, make a sign, make faces, make light of, mean, mime, motion to, movement, nap, obey, omen, overlook, pantomime, peek, pocket the affront, poise, polo-neck, pooh-pooh, portent, pose, posture, presage, pullover, raise the finger, raise the hand, raise the shoulders, recoil from, reconcile, regret, repine, resign oneself, rise above, saw the air, scent, set at naught, shake the head, shoulder movement, show, show indifference, shrink from, shrug it off, shrug off, shrug the shoulders, shudder at, shun, side of body, sign, sign language, signalize, signboard, sneer at, sneeze at, stance, submit, submit to, suggest, sweatshirt, take on, take to heart, telegraphy, think nothing of, threaten, threaten with force, tip the wink, toss the head, touch, turtleneck, twinkle, underestimate, underscore, unimportance, use body language, wave the arms, whistle at, withdraw from, yield, yield to.

Rhymes for Shrug:

  1. lug, bug, mug, drug, jug, dug, smug, snug, rug, hug, tug, plug, slug, thug;
  2. unplug, debug;

Quotes for Shrug:

  1. A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it. Jonathan Davis.
  2. People just don't laugh when their family is violated, and you don't shrug it off. You band together and you defend together. It's a funny, primitive instinct. Phillip Noyce.

Idioms of Shrug:

  1. shrug off;
  2. shrug sth off ( as sth);
  3. shrug sth off;