draw curtain

draw curtain

A theater curtain that moves horizontally, usually divided in the middle so that each half can be pulled to one side of the stage.
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In 2008, Sonia decided to draw curtains on the newspaper as it was facing financial crunch.
He, too, is a part of our city, out there like the bells in the settling evening, still there as the day draws to a close and we draw curtains.
Other features include a revised infotainment system, a folding dining table, two folding chairs stored neatly in the tailgate, a clothes cupboard, blackout blinds and smart draw curtains.
Other features include a revised infotainment system, a folding dining table, two folding chairs (stored neatly in the tailgate), a clothes cupboard, blackout blinds and smart draw curtains.
You only have to take a stroll at night to enjoy a glimpse into the modish abodes of Amsterdammers, who still adhere to the Dutch belief that those who draw curtains in their homes have something to hide.
It advised the elderly to keep doors in their homes closed in order to reduce drafts, draw curtains and to have regular hot drinks and have at least one hot meal a day.
VIVA Bahrain CCO Andrew Hanna said: 'As we draw curtains on another successful year for VIVA Bahrain, we would like to thank our media partners for the continuous support they have extended to us this year.
Dog owners should maintain a normal routine, draw curtains to avoid flashes and watch for signs of stress.
Lined curtains will also help - and make sure you draw curtains after dark
Draw curtains at dusk to stop heat escaping - the temperature drops rapidly once the sun goes down.
In a community that bears the scars of an officer sex scandal that festered six years before it was brought to light, Kerns should spare no effort to make his department more transparent and resist the temptation to draw curtains when controversies arise.
Polished linoleum in the hall was covered with a Turkey rug, as was the sitting room which contained a Victorian piano, a standard lamp with the original celluloid fluted shade, a drop-end three piece suite covered in plush fabric, now faded but a brilliant vibrant blue underneath the cushions, and original flowery net curtains and heavy draw curtains with pelmets.