shuttered


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shut·ter

 (shŭt′ər)
n.
1. One that shuts, as:
a. A hinged cover or screen for a window, usually fitted with louvers.
b. A mechanical device of a camera that controls the duration of a photographic exposure, as by opening and closing to allow light coming through the lens to expose a plate or film.
2. shutters Music The movable louvers on a pipe organ, controlled by pedals, that open and close the swell box.
tr.v. shut·tered, shut·ter·ing, shut·ters
1. To furnish or close with shutters: locked the doors and shuttered the windows.
2. To cause to cease operations; close down: shuttered the store for the holiday.
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shuttered

(ˈʃʌtəd)
adj
fitted with shuttershaving closed shutters
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.shuttered - provided with shutters or shutters as specified; often used in combination; "a church with a shuttered belfry and spire"; "green-shuttered cottages"
unshuttered - not provided with shutters or having the shuttered open; "unshuttered windows"
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Translations
ذو دَرْفةِ خَشَبِيَّه
se zavřenými okenicemi
tilskoddet
redőnyös
meî lokuîum gluggahlerum
so zatvorenými okenicami
kepenkli

shuttered

[ˈʃʌtəd] ADJ [house, window] (= fitted with shutters) → con contraventanas; (= with shutters closed) → con las contraventanas cerradas
the windows were shuttered (= had shutters) → las ventanas tenían contraventana(s); (= had shutters closed) → las ventanas tenían las contraventanas cerradas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

shuttered

adj
(= with shutters) housemit (Fenster)läden; door, windowmit Läden
(= with closed shutters) house, roommit geschlossenen (Fenster)läden; the people watched from behind shuttered windowsdie Leute sahen hinter den geschlossenen (Fenster)läden zu
(fig) a shuttered lookein verschlossener Blick
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

shuttered

[ˈʃʌtəd] adjcon le imposte
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

shutter

(ˈʃatə) noun
1. one of usually two usually wooden covers over a window. He closed the shutters.
2. the moving cover over the lens of a camera, which opens when a photograph is taken. When the shutter opens, light is allowed into the camera and reacts with the film.
ˈshuttered adjective
shuttered windows.
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References in classic literature ?
Under his escort she went tardily forward to the main front, whose shuttered windows, like sightless eyeballs, excluded the possibility of watchers.
But does our city need to have shuttered shops and businesses everywhere?
Both parts of the complex are essentially concrete buildings clad in shuttered skins modified inconsistently by people rather than the repetitive room structure behind.