final curtain

Definition of final curtain

:the last time a curtain is lowered at the end of a performance
  • The audience applauded enthusiastically after the final curtain.

Word by Word Definitions

final play
  1. : not to be altered or undone

  2. : of or relating to a concluding court action or proceeding

  3. : coming at the end : being the last in a series, process, or progress

  1. : something that is final: such as

  2. : a deciding match, game, heat, or trial

  3. : the last examination in a course

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

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

  3. : the part of a bastioned front that connects two neighboring bastions

  1. : to furnish with or as if with curtains

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


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