Word for steel gates pulled down over storefronts at night?
November 9, 2009 9:03 PM Subscribe
Is there a specific word for those rolling, pull-down gates that cover up storefronts in old-school cities (Brooklyn, Barcelona) at night? Here's a picture
of the kind of gates I mean.
posted by jcruelty to writing & language (28 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
Grates? Doors? I feel like there has to be a more specific word. Spanish or English would be fine. Thanks!