clamp a curfew on the town
a 10 p.m. curfew for all residents.
To go out after curfew was to risk death.
The military government clamped a curfew onto the capital.
a signal (usually a bell) announcing the start of curfew restrictions.
They might impose a curfew along their western sea coast.
This will be effective immediately and will be enforced by the military.
No one walked in the street, for the curfew was strict.
The police managed to restore calm and the curfew was partially lifted.
Relaxation of the Curfew Rule in the Late Tang Dynasty and Its Cultural Influence;
The authorities decide to damp down the dissident's activities by imposing a curfew.
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A curfew imposed ahead of the judgment remains in place.
Discussion on the Inverse Dynamic Minimum Cost Path Problem with Hard Curfews;
The emperor also lifted the curfew, allowing the people to enjoy the festive lanterns day and night.
Local officials say the army imposed a curfew in the town after re-taking control of the buildings.
But by the time darkness fell and a curfew was in place, fewer than500 had managed to get into the city.