curtain lecture definition

  • noun:
    • an exclusive reprimand directed at a husband by their wife.
    • a querulous lecture given by a wife to the woman husband in the sleep curtains, or in sleep.
    • A private admonition or chiding; a lecture or scolding, such as for instance may be offered behind the curtains or in sleep by a wife to the woman husband.
    • a private lecture to a husband by their partner
    • a personal reprimand fond of a husband by his wife.
    • a querulous lecture given by a wife to the woman spouse in the bed curtains, or perhaps in sleep.
    • A private admonition or chiding; a lecture or scolding, such as might be given behind the curtains or in bed by a wife to the woman husband.
    • a private lecture to a husband by his partner

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