Meaning of shrug
Pronunciation: (shrug), [key]
— v., n. shrugged, shrug•ging,
- to raise and contract (the shoulders), expressing indifference, disdain, etc.
- to raise and contract the shoulders.
- to shrug off an insult.
- to disregard; minimize:to shrug off an insult.
- to rid oneself of:to shrug off the effects of a drug.
- the movement of raising and contracting the shoulders.
- a short sweater or jacket that ends above or at the waistline.
- shrug (Thesaurus)