Wall

Namn



wall

walls

Substantiv
Vanligast
wall
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an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure a difficult or awkward situation
  • "a wall of smoke"
  • "competition was pushing them to the wall"
  • "his back was to the wall"
  • "the walls were covered with pictures"
  • "the south wall had a small window"
Vanlig
wall
a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden)
  • "he ducked behind the garden wall and waited"
  • "the wall followed the road"
  • "they blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down"

Synonymer

Mindre vanlig
anything that suggests a wall in structure or effect
  • "a wall of prejudice"
  • "a wall of water"
Mindre vanlig
wall
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(anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure
  • "stomach walls"

Synonymer

Wall

Namn

wall

Verb
surround with a wall in order to fortify

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