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curtain call

Definitions

noun

  1. the appearance of performers at the end of a theatrical performance to acknowledge applause

Example Sentences Including 'curtain call'

From what you've been saying he wasn't likely to have missed the curtain call , unless something serious stopped him.
Low, Ona To His Just Desserts
Peik looked really ill then but he just told me he needed a moment alone: he'd be back in time for the curtain call.
Low, Ona To His Just Desserts

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