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Common misspellings for curtain

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Definitions of curtain

  1.   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.
  2.   provide with curtains, as of a room or a window
  3.   An adjustable hanging covering, as of a window.
  4.   A movable cloth hung round a bed, at a window, or in front of a stage; any piece of movable drapery used for concealment; the part of a wall or rampart which joins the flanks of two bastions together.
  5.   A cloth hanging round a bed, or at a window, which may be drawn together or aside at pleasure; a cloth hanging used in theatres to conceal the stage from the spectators; that part of the rampart which is between the flanks of two bastions: a tent or dwelling.
  6.   To enclose with curtains: to furnish with curtains.
  7.   Something that conceals or separates.
  8.   To inclose as with curtains; to furnish with curtains.
  9.   That part of a wall of a building which is between two pavilions, towers, etc.
  10.   A hanging screen which can be drawn up or aside.
  11.   To supply with curtains; separate, as by a curtain.
  12.   To furnish with curtains.
  13.   To inclose in, or as with, screens or curtains: curtain fire, a wall of dropping shells from massed artillery.
  14.   Hanging cloth for a bed or window; part of a rampart between two bastions.
  15.   hanging cloth used as a blind ( especially for a window)
  16.   provide with drapery; " curtain the bedrooms"
  17.   A flag; an ensign; -- in contempt.
  18.   any barrier to communication or vision; " a curtain of secrecy"; " a curtain of trees"
  19.   To inclose by means of curtains.
  20.   That part of the rampart and parapet which is between two bastions or two gates. See Illustrations of Ravelin and Bastion.
  21.   Drapery hung round and inclosing a bed, etc.: the part of a rampart between two bastions: also, an ensign or flag. Shak.
  22.   Part of a rampart that connects two bastions or towers.
  23.   To inclose or furnish with curtains.

Quotes of curtain

  1. I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain basically. – Jennifer Beals
  2. But Nature cast me for the part she found me best fitted for, and I have had to play it, and must play it till the curtain falls. – Edwin Booth
  3. From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent. – Winston Churchill
  4. I would rather the man who presents something for my consideration subject me to a zephyr of truth and a gentle breeze of responsibility rather than blow me down with a curtain of hot wind. – Grover Cleveland
  5. I had a jeep made up for Michael, and he would take it on tour, and he would hide behind it, like a curtain – Rick Dees
  6. My greatest trouble is getting the curtain up and down. – T. S. Eliot
  7. The road passed through a curtain of pine forest and came out on a flat, rolling snow field. In this field the sprawled or bunched bodies of Germans lay thick, like some dark shapeless vegetable. – Martha Gellhorn
  8. Conscience is the window of our spirit, evil is the curtain – Douglas Horton
  9. With Hitchcock I had little relationship. I was called to replace Bernard Herrmann, his favorite composer, in Torn Curtain after the bitter fight between them. – Maurice Jarre
  10. Believe me, it jabs you. When you're on the side of buses and New York loves you, you love to go out there every night. It's like a race. Curtain opens, out you go, and New York is yours. – Angela Lansbury
  11. When we went on the air, I didn't want to be interrupted for an act -one curtain – Norman Lear
  12. When the curtain falls, the best thing an actor can do is to go away. – Harold MacMillan
  13. Who has not sat before his own heart's curtain It lifts: and the scenery is falling apart. – Rainer Maria Rilke
  14. But scientists on both sides of the iron curtain played a very significant role in maintaining the momentum of the nuclear arms race throughout the four decades of the Cold War. – Joseph Rotblat
  15. There's no twilight in the tropics. Night falls like a curtain – Waldemar Young

Usage examples for curtain

  1. The curtain rose on the first scene of The Caprice. ” – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  2. The only music was that which came from behind the curtain at the rear. ” – Some Forerunners of Italian Opera by William James Henderson
  3. Look-" Halfoff as he spoke threw aside a curtain that hung across the end of the room. ” – Further Foolishness by Stephen Leacock
  4. The next consideration will be the curtain – Entertainments for Home, Church and School by Frederica Seeger
  5. Then, smiling again, he lifted the curtain of the zemindar's bed with his left hand. ” – Bengal Dacoits and Tigers by Maharanee Sunity Devee
  6. “ A fold of the curtain of night had been lifted for a brief spell. ” – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  7. The curtain had fallen. ” – Melbourne House by Elizabeth Wetherell
  8. Finally the curtain was up, and the play was on. ” – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  9. “ " It is like the curtain coming down with the man's head still in the lion's mouth," said he. ” – No Hero by E.W. Hornung
  10. The door opened, the Inche Maida passed through; and as the curtain fell down again and covered the opening, Hilton turned angrily upon his friend. ” – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  11. The curtain had gone up. ” – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  12. “ A gentleman pulled the curtain aside. ” – The Sins of Séverac Bablon by Sax Rohmer
  13. All things which have lived through the summer welcome the autumn, the twilight of the long hot day, the grey curtain pulled down over a drama which is played out. ” – A Tramp's Sketches by Stephen Graham
  14. Now the curtain went down, for the time being. ” – History of 'Billy the Kid' by Chas. A. Siringo
  15. He wondered whether his father would see him through the curtain but he felt sure at the next moment that it was impossible. ” – Jack Haydon's Quest by John Finnemore
  16. “ Mr. Barnes raised the curtain over the window, letting in more light. ” – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  17. Draw that curtain back, and you will see mine. ” – The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  18. The curtain went up the very next afternoon. ” – My Man Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  19. He did not say anything and, after a silent minute, he let fall the curtain and moved softly away. ” – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt
  20. Then her face grew white and her lips trembled when she thought of Khaled sitting alone on the other side of the curtain with his sword upon his feet, waiting for the end. ” – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford

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