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Shrug – English Flashcard for Shrug with Synonyms

Published on May 20th, 2019 | Last updated on May 31st, 2019 by | Category: English Vocabulary in Context | No Comments on Shrug – English Flashcard for Shrug with Synonyms | 119 Views | Reading Time: 1 minute

Shrug

Shrug /ʃrʌg/ (noun & verb)

to raise and lower your shoulders to show that you don’t care about something, ignore, treat lightly, make light of, overlook, disregard, pay no attention to, sign, gesticulation:

Although many attempts were made to make my neighbor aware of his disturbance to local residents, he simply shrugged his shoulders stubbornly.
It seems you are careless of my problems in that (inasmuch as) you almost always shrug your shoulders and show your inattention.

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