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Spanish translation of “wall”

wall

noun /woːl/
something built of stone, brick, plaster, wood etc and used to separate off or enclose something
muro, tapia, muralla; pared
There’s a wall at the bottom of the garden The Great Wall of China a garden wall.
any of the sides of a building or room
pared
One wall of the room is yellow – the rest are white.
walled adjective
amurallado, fortificado; tapiado
a walled city.
-walled suffix having (a certain type or number of) wall(s)
de paredes/muros…
a high-walled garden.
wallpaper noun paper used to decorate interior walls of houses etc
papel pintado
patterned wallpaper My wife wants to put wallpaper on the walls, but I would rather paint them.
wall-to-wall adjective (of a carpet etc ) covering the entire floor of a room etc
de pared a pared; (alfombra) moqueta
wall-to-wall carpeting.
have one’s back to the wall to be in a desperate situation
estar/encontrarse entre la espada y la pared
The army in the south have their backs to the wall, and are fighting a losing battle.
up the wall crazy
loco
This business is sending/driving me up the wall!
(Definition of wall from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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