put down the shutters(redirected from puts down the shutters)
put down the shutters
To stop thinking or talking about something. Mom has tried to put down the shutters on John's death, but I know she's still very upset about it.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
ˌbring/ˌput down the ˈshuttersstop letting somebody know what your thoughts or feelings are; stop letting yourself think about something: He brought down the shutters on the terrible image of the car accident.
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017