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Another word for curtain

  1. The act or fact of dying.

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Another word for curtain

      1. A length of cloth worn over the head, shoulders, and often the face, especially by women.
      2. A length of netting attached to a woman's hat or habit, worn for decoration or to protect the head and face.
      3. A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
      1. A rooflike structure, often made of canvas or plastic, that serves as a shelter, as over a storefront, window, door, or deck.
      1. An ornamental drapery hung across a top edge, as of a bed, table, or canopy.
      2. A short drapery, decorative board, or metal strip mounted especially across the top of a window to conceal structural fixtures.
      3. To supply with valances or a valance.
      1. Sightless.
      2. Having a maximal visual acuity of the better eye, after correction by refractive lenses, of one-tenth normal vision or less (20/200 or less on the Snellen test).
      3. Of, relating to, or for sightless persons.
      1. The act, process, technique, or art of decorating.
      2. Something used to decorate.
      3. An emblem of honor, such as a medal or badge.
      1. A thin skin or membrane.
      2. A thin, opaque, abnormal coating on the cornea of the eye.
      3. A thin covering or coating:
      1. Light diminished in intensity as a result of the interception of the rays; partial darkness.
      2. Cover or shelter provided by interception by an object of the sun or its rays:
      3. The part of a picture or photograph depicting darkness or shadow.
      1. A movable device, especially a framed construction such as a room divider or a decorative panel, designed to divide, conceal, or protect.
      2. One that serves to protect, conceal, or divide:
      3. A coarse sieve used for sifting out fine particles, as of sand, gravel, or coal.
      1. A heavy curtain hung across a doorway.
      1. A method of execution whereby the person is dropped and suspended from a rope around the neck, resulting in death from severing of the spinal cord, strangulation, or other causes.
      2. Something, such as a tapestry, that is hung.
      3. A descending slope or an inclination.
      1. Cloth or clothing gracefully arranged in loose folds.
      2. A piece or pieces of heavy fabric hanging straight in loose folds, used as a curtain.
      3. Cloth; fabric.
      1. To cover, hang, or decorate with cloth in loose folds:
      2. To arrange or let fall in loose folds:
      3. To hang or rest limply:


    draw the curtain on

  1. draw the curtain on

  2. conceal, keep secret, suppress;

    • lift the curtain on

    • lift the curtain on

    • expose, disclose, uncover;