shower curtain

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n shower curtain a curtain that keeps water from splashing out of the shower area
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Usage

In literature:

Then a shower of sparks was sent driving at a lace curtain which fluttered out in the draft.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
The curtain had descended, but went up again, and the actress stood with flowers showered around her.
"The Strollers" by Frederic S. Isham
There was a gay drapery in one corner, behind which was a canvas curtain masking a shower bath with nickel fittings.
"Frances of the Ranges" by Amy Bell Marlowe
Or those rubber shower curtains they unloaded on us two years ago?
"The Ambassador" by Samuel Kimball Merwin
Then through the rent and buffeted timber-tops the rain burst in a lashing curtain of water as violent as a shot-shower.
"When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry" by Charles Neville Buck
Outside, rain was falling lazily in a gray air that hid the hills and gardens as if the sky, too, were a curtained shower-bath.
"What Will People Say?" by Rupert Hughes
From the parts of curtains that remained intact and from the towers the defenders showered darts and stones on the assaulting column.
"Annals of a Fortress" by E. Viollet-le-Duc
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In poetry:

Away up on the River aux Lievres,
That is foaming and surging always,
And from rock to rock leaping through rapids,
Which are curtained by showers of spray;
"A Legend Of Buckingham Village" by Nora Pembroke

In news:

Though the bedspreads and shower curtains feature Mr Garcia's designs, they are not tie-dyed.
For those (reasonably) terrified of the Facebook Shower Curtain, here's a cuter option.
Grain Design's Ty: Recyclable Shower Curtain.
Bold and bright shower curtains add the perfect splash of color.
Decked out in dyed purple jeans, matching shirt and a grape-colored shower curtain serving as a makeshift cape.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Fans can bid on pieces of Super Bowl XLVI when shower curtains, handbags, wallets and other items fashioned from signs and banners that hung over Indianapolis during the game go on sale Wednesday.
INDIANAPOLIS — Fans can bid on pieces of Super Bowl XLVI when shower curtains, handbags, wallets and other items fashioned from signs and banners that hung over Indianapolis during the game go on sale Wednesday.
The daughter ran directly to the bathroom and chuckled when she found him hiding behind the shower curtain.
It's Curtains for PVC : Keep PVC Out of Your Shower.
Forgo a boring bathroom and create a piece of one of a kind artwork with Grain Design's Ty Shower Curtain.
Just when you didn't think it was possible to live Facebook anymore I give you the Facebook Shower Curtain.
This peak behind his shower curtain tells the tale.
Refresh your bathroom with these tips for clean shower curtains.
Just because your plastic shower curtain or liner gets dirty or mildewed doesn't mean you have to throw it away.
200 Fifth Ave, nr 23rd St. After showing up on everything from shower curtains to sneakers, ­Marimekko's poppy prints can start to lose their, well, pop.
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