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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A time beyond which certain persons must not be on the streets.

Usage examples (33)
  • My parents set my curfew at ten o'clock so I had to be home by then.
  • Being a teenager, I disagree that a curfew is the correct way to go about things.
  • "We're in a shopping center in Miami where the center had established what they call a curfew, but the theater did not," Welman said.
  • He also criticised the use of the word curfew by the media. for more
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