Translation of wall in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (freestanding)(of castle, city)I'd put them up against a wall and shoot them
muralla (feminine)yo los llevaría a todos al paredóngarden wall sea wall the Berlin Wall (History)el muro de BerlínHadrian's Wallla muralla or el muro de Adrianoit's like talking to a brick wall to go/be driven to the wall (company/business)irse a piqueup the wallI was going o crawling up the wall with boredomestaba que me trepaba or subía por las paredes del aburrimientoshe drives me up the wallme saca de quicioshe'll go up the wall when she finds out
me enervase va a poner furiosa cuando se entereExample sentences1.2 (barrier) a wall of fire/flames/silence
una barrera de fuego/llamas/silencioan impenetrable wall of prejudiceuna barrera infranqueable de prejuiciosto come up against a brick walldarse de narices contra una paredExample sentences
- The Washburn Valley is true Dales country, with stoutly-built stone barns and sinuous walls dividing up the fields of deep velvety green.
- The slow seep through the garden wall made the whole area under the grapes a muddy swamp.
- By the time I got to the drystone wall that divides the plot from the public footpath and the beck, the sobs had changed to screams of rage.
- Detectives met a wall of silence despite being convinced that several local people knew who was responsible.
- Bullet-proof glass and protective walls will hopefully put paid to any terrorist attacks.
- He carried on his celestial observations alone from a tower situated on the protective wall of the cathedral.
- 2 (of building, room) is that an outside or a common o (British English) party wall?¿esa pared es exterior o medianera?this must not go o pass beyond these (four) wallsesto que no salga de aquíto have one's back to the wallestar en un apuro or en un aprietowalls have ears (before noun) wall bars (Sport)espalderas (feminine plural)wall light/lamp
- 3 3.1 (of stomach, artery) 3.2 (of tire)Example sentences
- At the strategic location of Pointe du Hoc, American Rangers scaled the cliff walls on D-Day.
- Up close, the walls were like the surface of the moon, made vertical.
- Describing the feeling of what it is like to scale a craggy wall with ease, Kirsty likened the experience to a Zen state.
- The outer layer of the wall of the large intestine is weaker in some areas than in others.
- The outer wall of the braincase becomes the alisphenoid and the dermal skull bones.
- There were several points of adhesion from the lung to the chest wall and to the mediastinal pleura.
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