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wall [the ~] noun

  1. the wall
    die Wand; die Mauer
  2. the wall (wooded bank)
    die Mauer; die Wand; die Festungsmauer
  3. the wall (bulwark)
    die Festungsmauer

Translation Matrix for wall:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Festungsmauer bulwark; wall; wooded bank city wall; rampart; town rampart
Mauer wall; wooded bank
Wand wall; wooded bank
- bulwark; paries; rampart
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- fence; fence in; palisade; surround
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- end wall; gable-end

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Related Definitions for "wall":

  1. an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes1
    • they blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down1
  2. an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure1
    • the south wall had a small window1
    • the walls were covered with pictures1
  3. a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden)1
    • the wall followed the road1
    • he ducked behind the garden wall and waited1
  4. a layer of material that encloses space1
    • the walls of the cylinder were perforated1
    • the container's walls were blue1
  5. (anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure1
    • stomach walls1
  6. anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect1
    • a wall of water1
    • a wall of smoke1
    • a wall of prejudice1
    • negotiations ran into a brick wall1
  7. a vertical (or almost vertical) smooth rock face (as of a cave or mountain)1
  8. a difficult or awkward situation1
    • his back was to the wall1
    • competition was pushing them to the wall1
  9. surround with a wall in order to fortify1

Wiktionary Translations for wall:

  1. defensive rampart built up of earth, stone etc.
  2. structure built for defense surrounding or separating an area
  3. permanent, substantial side or division in a building
  4. anatomy, zoology, botany usage
  5. temporary impediment
  6. Lasiommata megera
  1. to enclose by surrounding with walls
  1. ein senkrecht stehendes Bauteil, das eine Fläche horizontal begrenzt, besonders die nach innen gewandte Fläche
  1. künstliche Erhöhung (Erdaufschichtung, Mauern) als Wehranlage, Befestigung einer Stadt oder zum Schutz vor Wasser
  2. die Mauer: umgangssprachliche Bezeichnung für die Grenze zwischen Ost- und Westdeutschland
  3. Wand eines Gebäudes aus Stein, Beton oder auch Lehm
  4. Bauwerk in Form einer freistehenden Wand (manchmal mit einem Gang darin)

Cross Translation:
wall Mauer; Wand muur — verticale vlakke constructie van steen
wall Wand cloison — maçonnerie|fr Espèce de petit mur peu épais, fait de bois ou de maçonnerie et servant à la distribution d’un appartement ou d’un bâtiment quelconque.
wall Mauer; Wand mur — Ouvrage de maçonnerie.
wall Wand paroi — maçonnerie|fr cloison de maçonnerie qui séparer une chambre ou quelque autre pièce d’un appartement d’avec une autre.

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