shutter release


noun Photography.

a button or similar device used to actuate a camera shutter.

Nearby words

  1. shuteye,
  2. shutoff,
  3. shutout,
  4. shutter,
  5. shutter priority,
  6. shutter speed,
  7. shutter-bug,
  8. shutter-priority,
  9. shutterbug,
  10. shuttered

Origin of shutter release

First recorded in 1955–60

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