tile Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tile" in British English

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tilenoun [C]

uk   us   /taɪl/
a ​thin, usually ​square or ​rectangularpiece of ​bakedclay, ​plastic, etc. used for ​coveringroofs, ​floors, ​walls, etc.: roof tiles floor tiles ceramic tiles carpet tiles

tileverb [T]

uk   us   /taɪl/
to ​cover a ​wall or ​floor with tiles: We're going to tile the ​bathroom.
(Definition of tile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tilenoun [C]

 us   /tɑɪl/
a ​flat, ​thin, usually ​squarepiece of ​bakedclay, ​plastic, or other ​material used for ​coveringfloors, ​walls, or ​roofs: a tile ​floor ceiling tiles
verb [T]  us   /tɑɪl/
We’re going to tile the ​bathroom ourselves.
(Definition of tile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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