One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Colin closed the window and drew the curtains’
window hanging, hanging, screen, blind
net curtain, cafe curtain, portière, blackout
drop curtain, drop scene, tableau curtain, safety curtain
North American drape
2‘the curtain of falling snow’
screen, cover, shield, cloak, veil, pall
1‘the bed was curtained off from the rest of the room’
screen, separate, isolate
conceal, hide, shield, mask, veil, shroud
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