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CURTAIN LECTURE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does curtain lecture mean? 

CURTAIN LECTURE (noun)
  The noun CURTAIN LECTURE has 1 sense:

1. a private lecture to a husband by his wife

  Familiarity information: CURTAIN LECTURE used as a noun is very rare.


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CURTAIN LECTURE (noun)


Sense 1curtain lecture [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A private lecture to a husband by his wife

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("curtain lecture" is a kind of...):

lecture; speech; talking to (a lengthy rebuke)


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