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wallpaper

Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːlˌpeɪpər; ˈwɔːlˌpeɪpə(r)/

Translation of wallpaper in Spanish:

noun/nombre

u and c
  • 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/Informática] (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/verbo transitivo

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • empapelar paredes

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