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1. shutter

noun. ['ˈʃʌtɝ'] a mechanical device on a camera that opens and closes to control the time of a photographic exposure.

Synonyms

  • photographic camera
  • mechanical device

Antonyms

  • rotor
  • distant
  • middle

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Words that Rhyme with Shutter

  • aflutter
  • what're
  • stutter
  • sputter
  • flutter
  • clutter
  • sutter
  • schutter
  • rutter
  • putter
  • nutter
  • mutter
  • lutter
  • kutter
  • gutter
  • dutter
  • cutter
  • butter

Example sentences of the word shutter


1. Verb, base form
Even a temporary injunction from making and selling a product can shutter a new company.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Use a damp cloth to clean the pump and the slide shutter mechanism.

3. Adjective, comparative
Turn the shutter speed dial to "B."

Quotes containing the word shutter


1. When that shutter clicks, anything else that can be done afterward is not worth consideration.
- Edward Steichen

2. Sometimes I arrive just when God's ready to have somone click the shutter.
- Ansel Adams

2. shutter

noun. ['ˈʃʌtɝ'] a hinged blind for a window.

Synonyms

  • jalousie
  • screen
  • double-hung window
  • deadlight

Antonyms

  • perceptive
  • rational
  • brighten
  • free

3. shutter

verb. ['ˈʃʌtɝ'] close with shutters.

Synonyms

  • shut

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • unseal
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