Synonyms of screen in English:

screen


See definition of screen

noun

1‘he dressed hurriedly behind the screen’

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partition, divider, room divider, dividing wall, separator, curtain, arras, blind, awning, shade, shutter, canopy, windbreak

2‘the computer comes with a 15-inch screen’

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display, monitor, visual display unit, VDU, cathode-ray tube, CRT

3‘every window has a screen here because of the mosquitoes’

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mesh, net, netting

4‘the hedge acts as a screen against the wind’

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buffer, protection, shield, shelter, guard, safeguard

5‘the earth must be put through a screen’

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sieve, riddle, sifter, strainer, colander, filter, winnow

archaic griddle


verb

1‘the far end of the hall had been screened off as a waiting room’

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partition off, divide off, separate off, curtain off

2‘during the experiment the speaker was screened from the children's view’

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conceal, hide, mask, shield, shelter, shade, protect, guard, safeguard, veil, cloak, camouflage, disguise

3‘the security is excellent and the staff are very tightly screened’

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vet, check, check up on, check out, evaluate, assess, scrutinize, test

4‘health-care workers who had had contact with the patient were screened for diphtheria’

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check, test, examine, investigate, scan

5‘coal used to be screened by hand’

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sieve, riddle, sift, strain, filter, sort, winnow

archaic bolt, griddle

6‘the programme is screened on Thursday evenings at 7.30’

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show, present, air, broadcast, transmit, televise, put out, put on the air, telecast, relay