Definition of 'curtain call'
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He fully expected his curtain call at the end to be his last. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Cricket usually grants a batsman his curtain call at the end of his innings. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He refused to take curtain calls and withdrew into himself. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Despite some signs of nerves her performance was well reviewed and she received nine curtain calls from one particularly gratified audience. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The bikers ended up taking curtain calls, staying for the whole run and inviting their families down to see the play. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I performed the choreography with all the leaps and turns that the interpretation demanded and at the end took my curtain call with a bow. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)
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Used Rarely. curtain call is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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