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wallpaper
American English: /ˈwɔlˌpeɪpər/
British English: /ˈwɔːlpeɪpə/

Translation of wallpaper in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • 1 (on a wall)
    papel (masculine) pintado or tapiz or de empapelar
    Example sentences
    • As finances permitted, in the living room and one bedroom the dark and tattered wallpapers were stripped and a decorator skilled at papering scrim walls put up new wallpaper.
    • An expert will visit your home and plan a scheme based on the dimensions of the hallway and position of the living room, and any wallpapers, fabrics and furnishings you have planned.
    • The wallpaper at Winterthur shares landscape and architectural element as well as figures with the Beauport paper and other painted wallpapers imported from China in the eighteenth century.
  • 2 (Computing) (for screen)
    fondo (masculine) de pantalla or de escritorio
    Example sentences
    • We not only have a detailed video review, but also high-res movies, and even custom wallpaper for your computer desktop.
    • She will also provide services like ringtones, Java games and wallpapers.
    • I always get my wallpapers and desktop icons from thereabouts.

transitive verb

  • (room/walls)
    empapelar
    Example sentences
    • Reexamination of the walls revealed that two rooms were originally wallpapered.
    • In the room, the walls were wallpapered with scenery, a mythological forest.
    • My room was actually wallpapered with ‘National Geographic’ maps and my book shelves all had ‘National Geographic’ magazines.

intransitive verb

  • empapelar paredes
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