verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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synonym study for shutter
OTHER WORDS FROM shuttershut·ter·less, adjectiveun·shut·tered, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH shuttershudder shutter
Words nearby shutter
Example sentences from the Web for shuttering
Amid the rising violence, the United Nations has evacuated staff and Turkey announced Friday it was shuttering its embassy.U.S. Diplomats and Marines Close Embassy and Flee Libya Fighting|Jamie Dettmer|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Speaking with intensity, the president pledged to rededicate himself to the challenge of shuttering the prison.Congress Cooperates, Obama Pushes Hard, and Closing Gitmo Has a Chance|Daniel Klaidman|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) countered that shuttering the facility would endanger the lives of Americans.Obama Administration Skips First Senate Hearing on Gitmo in Five Years|Daniel Klaidman|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By the time Congress put restrictions on shuttering the prison in the 2010 defense bill in late 2009, the door was closed.
Shuttering them allowed headquarters to make the balance sheet more efficient.Romney Attacks Obama Over ‘Public’ Equity Job Slashing|Daniel Stone|May 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Three pieces of shuttering, FFF, 20 ft. long, were then nailed to the bottom of the soldiers.Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910|James H. Brace, Francis Mason and S. H. Woodard
In a moment she was in the room, and he was closing and shuttering the window with fevered haste.The Lamp in the Desert|Ethel M. Dell
These instructions were based upon the Australian book and embodied the very simple form of shuttering there recommended.
The shuttering must be easily disengaged and removed from the wall, one side at a time.