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put up the shutters

(of a business) cease trading either for the day or permanently.
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ˌbring/ˌput down the ˈshutters

stop 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.
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n. the eyelids. She blinked those yummy shutters over those bedroom eyes, and my knees turned to mush.
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