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Synonyms for screen

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to shelter, especially from light

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to examine (material) and remove parts considered harmful or improper for publication or transmission

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a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing

a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight

the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube

a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something

the personnel of the film industry

a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

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a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting

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partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space

test or examine for the presence of disease or infection

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examine methodically

examine in order to test suitability

project onto a screen for viewing

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prevent from entering

separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff

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protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm

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References in classic literature ?
She lifted her screen, and pointed with it to a seat at the farther end of the room.
The surgeon lifted the canvas screen and called into the kitchen:
At the moment when he kissed it the canvas screen was again drawn aside.
His eyes could not pierce the green screen through which the stream rippled away, but to his ears came the voice of a man.
The green screen was burst asunder, and a man peered out at the meadow and the pool and the sloping side-hill.
As the house was damp, and only one bedroom had been kept heated, Levin put his brother to sleep in his own bedroom behind a screen.
Levin felt, withdrew behind the screen, and put out the candle, but for a long while he could not sleep.
Slowly, inch by inch, I pressed in with the crowd, moving nearer and nearer to the great glass screen that parts the dead from the living at the Morgue--nearer and nearer, till I was close behind the front row of spectators, and could look in.
For a few moments, but not for longer, I forced myself to see these things through the glass screen.
You never could guess whom you were likely to come upon being received in semi-privacy within the faded blue silk and gilt frame screen, making a cosy nook for a couch and a few arm-chairs in the great drawing-room, with its hum of voices and the groups of people seated or standing in the light of six tall windows.
The night being warm, there was a large screen drawn across the room, for a barrier against the heat of the fire.
A golden sugar-bowl was crowned with violets, earrings set with Alencon stones were displayed on green moss, and two Chinese screens with their bright landscapes were near by.
There is also great use of ambitious men, in being screens to princes in matters of danger and envy; for no man will take that part, except he be like a seeled dove, that mounts and mounts, because he cannot see about him.
As there were no screens, the windows had not been raised.
Three-and-sixpence has been spent in vain-- the screens retire to Miss Clapp's bedroom, who persists in thinking them lovely.