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pillarnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪl.ər/ us   /ˈpɪl.ɚ/
(Definition of pillar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pillarnoun [C]

us   /ˈpɪl·ər/
A pillar is also someone or something that is an important part of a group, place, or activity: He’s a pillar of the Dallas business community.
(Definition of pillar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pillar”
in Korean 기둥…
in Arabic عَمود…
in Malaysian tiang…
in French pilier…
in Russian столб, колонна…
in Chinese (Traditional) (建築物的)柱子,支柱, 墩…
in Italian colonna, pilastro…
in Turkish sütun, direk…
in Polish filar, słup…
in Spanish pilar, columna…
in Vietnamese cột trụ…
in Portuguese pilar, sustentáculo, alicerce…
in Thai เสาค้ำ…
in German der Pfeiler…
in Catalan pilar…
in Japanese 柱, 支柱…
in Chinese (Simplified) (建筑物的)柱子,支柱, 墩…
in Indonesian tiang…
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