screen off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyscreen off
he/she/itscreens off
present participlescreening off
past tensescreened off
past participlescreened off
  1. to separate one part of a room from another, for example to make it more private

    Part of the hall had been screened off as a waiting room.

See also main entry: screen