Translation of wall in Arabic:


Pronunciation: /wɔːl/


  • 1 (of a house) حائِط (plural: حَوائِطُ, plural: حيطان), جِدار (plural: جُدْران); (of a city) سور (plural: أَسْوار) the mirror's on the wall المِرْآةُ على الجِدارِ \ الحائِطِ
  • 3 (of internal organs) جِدار (plural: جُدْران)
  • 5 (barrier) جِدار (plural: جُدْران) the questions were met with a wall of silence قوبِلَت الأَسْئِلةُ بِجِدارٍ من الصَمْتِ a wall of flames جِدار من اللَهَبِ


to be a fly on the wall

تَلَصَّصَ على غَيْرِهِ

to be off the wall

[informal/غير رسمي], كانَ غَريبَ الأَطْوارِ

to drive sb up the wall

[informal/غير رسمي], أَثارَ غَضَبَ شَخْصٍ

to go to the wall

أَفْلَسَ (IV), دَخَلَ في حائِطٍ

to have one's back to the wall

حُشِرَ في الزاوِيةِ

Phrasal verbs

wall in

wall in [sth]wall [sth] in سَيَّجَ [شَيْئاً] [the garden] [pool]

wall off

wall off [sth]wall [sth] off (to block up) سَوَّرَ [شَيْئاً] [a door] [suite]

wall up

wall up [sth]wall [sth] up أَغَلَقَ [شَيْئاً] بِجِدارٍ [the windows] they decided to wall up the entrance قَرَّروا أنْ يُغْلِقوا المَدْخَلَ بِجِدارٍ

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