Definition of drop scene in English:

drop scene


  • 1A drop curtain used as part of stage scenery, especially one in front of which a scene is played while the setting is changed behind.

    • ‘The use of revolving scenery, projectors, trap doors and drop scenes is stunning.’
    window hanging, hanging, screen, blind
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    1. 1.1The last scene of a play.
      • ‘But who knows before the drop scene is reached, there could be many a slip between the cup and the lip.’