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Definitions of wall:
  • noun:   an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure
    Example: "The south wall had a small window"
  • noun:   a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden)
    Example: "The wall followed the road"
  • noun:   a layer of material that encloses space
    Example: "The walls of the cylinder were perforated"
  • noun:   (anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure
    Example: "Stomach walls"
  • noun:   anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect
    Example: "A wall of water"
  • noun:   a vertical (or almost vertical) smooth rock face (as of a cave or mountain)
  • noun:   a difficult or awkward situation
    Example: "His back was to the wall"
  • noun:   an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes
    Example: "They blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down"
  • verb:   surround with a wall in order to fortify
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 4761 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #555)

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