Variant of shrug
intransitive verbshrugged, shrugging
to draw up (the shoulders), as in expressing indifference, doubt, disdain, contempt, etc.
Origin of shrugMiddle English schruggen, origin, originally , to shiver (as with cold)
- the gesture so made
- a woman's short jacket or sweater with wide, loose sleeves
to dismiss or disregard in a carefree way