Entry from British & World English dictionary
A curtain covering the lower half of a window.
- Here, pale green plates, arranged along the lower sash of a rarely opened double-hung window, act as a valance for sheer cafe curtains.
- Her mother leaned forward to part the cafe curtains billowing onto the table as he opened the back door to the alleyway door because he was a proud man, and because his neighbors were nosy.
- These cafe curtains are simple, inexpensive and take almost no time at all.
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