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tile

noun [C] uk   /taɪl/ us  
a thin, usually square or rectangular piece of baked clay, plastic, etc. used for covering roofs, floors, walls, etc.: roof tiles floor tiles ceramic tiles carpet tiles

tile

verb [T] uk   /taɪl/ us  
to cover a wall or floor with tiles: We're going to tile the bathroom.
Translations of “tile”
in Korean 타일…
in Arabic قَرْميد, بَلاط…
in French tuile, carreau…
in Turkish kiremit, fayans, çini…
in Italian tegola, mattonella…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瓦片, 瓷磚…
in Russian черепица, кафель…
in Polish kafelek, dachówka, płytka…
in Spanish teja, baldosa, azulejo…
in Portuguese telha, azulejo, ladrilho…
in German der Ziegel, die Fliese…
in Catalan rajola, teula…
in Japanese (床や壁などの)タイル, 瓦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瓦片, 瓷砖…
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