Synonyms and Antonyms for iron-curtain

1. iron curtain (n.)

an impenetrable barrier to communication or information especially as imposed by rigid censorship and secrecy; used by Winston Churchill in 1946 to describe the demarcation between democratic and communist countries


2. curtain (n.)

hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

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3. curtain (n.)

any barrier to communication or vision

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4. curtain (v.)

provide with drapery

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5. iron (n.)

a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood

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7. iron (adj.)

extremely robust

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8. iron (v.)

press and smooth with a heated iron

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9. iron (n.)

implement used to brand live stock

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10. iron (n.)

home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth cloth

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