curtain

  1. hanging cloth used as a blind
  2. any barrier to communication or vision

Curtain

1) The drapery which hides the stage from the audience. See House Curtain. 2) The action of the House Curtain coming down at the end of an Act or the play. 3) The last piece of action on the stage before the House Curtain comes down.

Curtain

In architecture the term curtain applies to that part of a wall of a building which is between two pavilions, towers, etc.
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curtain

[n] - any barrier to communication or vision 2. [n] - hanging cloth used as a blind 3. [v] - provide with curtains, as of a room or a window
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Curtain

In addition to its normal definition relating to draperies, a term used to indicate the start or end of a performance such as 'Five minutes to curtain up' (five minutes to the start of the performance).
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Curtain

A connecting wall between towers.
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curtain

wall of fortification
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Curtain

Cur'tain noun [ Middle English cortin , curtin ,fr. Old French cortine , curtine , French courtine , Late Latin cortina , curtian (in senses 1 and 2), also, small court, small inclosure surrounded by walls, from cortis court. See Court .] 1...
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Curtain

Cur'tain transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Curtained (-t?nd; 48); present participle & verbal noun Curtaining .] To inclose as with curtains; to furnish with curtains. « So when the sun in bed Curtained with cloud...
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curtain

drape noun hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
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Curtain

• (n.) A flag; an ensign; -- in contempt. • (n.) A hanging screen intended to darken or conceal, and admitting of being drawn back or up, and reclosed at pleasure; esp., drapery of cloth or lace hanging round a bed or at a window; in theaters, and like places, a movable screen for concealing the stage. • (n.) That part of the rampart...
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curtain

in interior design, decorative fabric commonly hung to regulate the admission of light at windows and to prevent drafts from door or window openings. ... [2 related articles]
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curtain

wall enclosing a bailey, courtyard, or ward, generally constructed in stone
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Curtain

In fortifications the curtain is that part of the rampart and parapet which is between two bastions or two gates.
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Curtain

Anchor man missing in final frame when a spare would have won for his team.
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Curtain

A curtain (sometimes known as a drape, mainly in the United States) is a piece of cloth intended to block or obscure light, or drafts, or water in the case of a shower curtain. A curtain is also the movable screen or drape in a theater that separates the stage from the auditorium or that serves as a backdrop. ==Curtains== Although the words curtai...
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Curtain

A blow in the last frame by the anchor man, when a spare would have won for his team.
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