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English noun: curtain

1. curtain (artifact) hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

Synonymsdrape, drapery, mantle, pall

Broader (hypernym)blind, furnishing, screen

Narrower (hyponym)drop, drop cloth, drop curtain, festoon, frontal, portiere, shower curtain, theater curtain, theatre curtain

Part holonymeyehole, eyelet

2. curtain (object) any barrier to communication or vision

SamplesA curtain of secrecy.
A curtain of trees.

Broader (hypernym)barrier

English verb: curtain

1. curtain (possession) provide with drapery

SamplesCurtain the bedrooms.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)furnish, provide, render, supply

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