final curtain

the end to something which has longed for a long time

Were coming down to the final curtain of this whole palaver.

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  • (the) final curtain — the end of something, usually something that has lasted for a long time. As the final curtain fell on the longest match in tennis history, Agassi emerged victorious …   New idioms dictionary

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  • curtain — cur|tain [ kɜrtn ] noun ** 1. ) count a long piece of cloth, usually one of a pair, that hangs down and covers a window: close/pull/draw the curtains (=move them together): Close the curtains and turn the light on. open/pull/draw (=move them… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • curtain */*/ — UK [ˈkɜː(r)t(ə)n] / US [ˈkɜrt(ə)n] noun Word forms curtain : singular curtain plural curtains 1) [countable] a long piece of cloth, usually one of a pair, that hangs down and covers a window draw/pull/close the curtains (= move them together):… …   English dictionary

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  • final — [[t]fa͟ɪn(ə)l[/t]] ♦ finals 1) ADJ: det ADJ In a series of events, things, or people, the final one is the last one. Astronauts will make a final attempt today to rescue a communications satellite from its useless orbit... This is the fifth and… …   English dictionary

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