draw the blinds/curtain/shades on

Definition of draw the blinds/curtain/shades on

  1. :  to end (something that has been continuing for a long time) Let's draw the curtain on this investigation.

Word by Word Definitions

drawplay
  1. :  to cause to move continuously toward or after a force applied in advance :  pull : such as

    :  to move (as a covering) over or to one side

    :  to pull up or out of a receptacle or place where seated or carried

  1. :  the act or process of drawing (see 1draw) : such as

    :  a sucking pull on something held with the lips

    :  a removal of a handgun from its holster

blindplay blinds
  1. :  sightless

    :  having less than 110 of normal vision in the more efficient eye when refractive defects are fully corrected by lenses

    :  of or relating to sightless persons

  1. :  to make blind

    :  dazzle

    :  to withhold light from

  1. :  something to hinder sight or keep out light: such as

    :  a window shutter

    :  a roller window shade

  1. :  blindly: such as

    :  to the point of insensibility

    :  without seeing outside an airplane

curtainplay
  1. :  a hanging screen usually capable of being drawn back or up

    :  window drapery

    :  a device or agency that conceals or acts as a barrier — compare iron curtain

  1. :  to furnish with or as if with curtains

    :  to veil or shut off with or as if with a curtain

shadeplay shades
  1. :  comparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light

    :  relative obscurity or retirement

    :  shelter (as by foliage) from the heat and glare of sunlight

  1. :  to shelter or screen by intercepting radiated light or heat

    :  to cover with a shade

    :  to hide partly by or as if by a shadow


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