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Synonyms for curtain
ˈkɜr tn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. curtain, drape, drapery, mantle, pallnoun

    hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

    blanket, mantle, pall, winding-clothes, winding-sheet, drapery, shroud, chimneypiece, cape, mantlepiece, mantelpiece, mantel, chill, cerement, drape, pallium

  2. curtainverb

    any barrier to communication or vision

    "a curtain of secrecy"; "a curtain of trees"

    drape, drapery, mantle, pall

  3. curtainverb

    provide with drapery

    "curtain the bedrooms"

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. curtainnoun

    hanging, drapery, portiere, valance, purdah

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "curtain":

    rideau, cortina, ferro, sattar, iron, curtains, al-sattar, starr, satar

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How to use curtain in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    It is always wise to watch the men under the curtain and hidden behind the woman who is giving good advice, speaking nice thoughts, getting prize, awards,rewards, receiving regular promotion and seen at privileged or peak position of the organization or the nation to know their concealed intention.

  2. The Post:

    The moon dropped over like an ominous curtain, it was as if the black-hand of fate had snuffed man’s solar candle. And suddenly the watching thousands realized the wonder of the universe and the weakness of little men.

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    The upper lip must never tremble. Some fear to be abused and have their identity destroyed, if they make an aperture in the curtain of their emotions. (“The upper lip must never tremble”)

  4. Doug Terry:

    We believe this case pulled the curtain back on what goes on at a health insurance company when claims are being denied, the jury's verdict delivered the message that the public will not stand for insurance companies putting profits before policyholders.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A man who does the admiration of the woman should be always known of his real hidden intention and also to be seen the things that he does behind the curtain.

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