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curtain

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of curtain

  1. 1 something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth there has long been a curtain of secrecy surrounding that religious sect Synonyms of curtain blanket, cope, cover, covering, coverture, cover-up, cloak, hood, mantle, mask, pall, penumbra, robe, shroud, veil, wrapsWords Related to curtain blind, concealer, screen, shield; fig leaf, Potemkin village, Trojan horse; camouflage, disguise, facade (also façade), face, mask, veneer; gloss, varnish

  2. 2 curtains pl  pieces of cloth hung to darken, decorate, or divide a room the kittens keep climbing the curtains Synonyms of curtain curtains, drapesWords Related to curtain hanging(s), shade, tapestry, window shade

  3. 3 curtains pl  the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities if you're caught in a government facility with a bomb, it's curtains for you Synonyms of curtain curtains, decease, demise, dissolution, doom, end, exit, expiration, expiry, fate, grave, great divide, passage, passing, quietus, sleepWords Related to curtain casualty, fatality; martyrdom, self-destruction, self-murder, self-slaughter, suicide; annihilation, destruction, ending, extermination, ruin; assassination, execution, killing, massacre, slaughterNear Antonyms of curtain existence, life; creation, genesis, origination, riseAntonyms of curtain birth, nativity


curtain

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of curtain

  1. to keep secret or shut off from view she dropped her head and in shame curtained her face with her hair Synonyms of curtain belie, blanket, blot out, cloak, conceal, cover, hide, disguise, enshroud, mask, obscure, occult, paper over, screen, shroud, suppress, veilWords Related to curtain bury, camouflage, cover (up), smother; gild, gloss (over), varnish, whitewash; becloud, bedim, befog, block, cloud, darken, eclipse, obstruct, occlude, overcast, overshadow, shadeNear Antonyms of curtain bring out, present; clarify, illuminate; advertise, air, broadcast, get out, proclaim, publicize, publish, spreadAntonyms of curtain bare, disclose, display, divulge, expose, reveal, show, uncloak, uncover, unmask, unveil



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