Значение идиомы shut out

[shut out] {v.} 1. To prevent from coming in; block.

DuringWorld War II, Malta managed to shut out most of the Italian and Germanbombers by throwing up an effective anti-aircraft screen.

The boyswere annoyed by Tom’s telling club secrets and shut him out of theirmeeting.

2. To prevent from scoring throughout anentire game.

The Dodgers shut out the Reds, 5-0.