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Detailed Translations for wall from English to French


wall [the ~] noun

  1. the wall
    la cloison; le mur; la paroi
  2. the wall (wooded bank)
    le mur; la muraille; la clôture
  3. the wall (bulwark)
    la muraille; l'enceinte

Translation Matrix for wall:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cloison wall dividing wall; partition; partition-wall
clôture wall; wooded bank barricade; barrier; close-down; closing; concluding observations; concluding remarks; conclusion; end; ending; fence; fence in; fence off; fencing; grate; hoarding; hurdle; in conclusion; lattice; lattice-works; locking; partition; screen; shutting; sive; termination; trellis work; wooded bank
enceinte bulwark; wall circular wall; earthwork; entrenchment; fortification canal; fortress; moat; rail; rampart; redoubt; speaker; stronghold
mur wall; wooded bank
muraille bulwark; wall; wooded bank
paroi wall bluff; dividing wall; inclination; mountainside; partition; penchant; precipice; rock; rock-face; tendency; tenor; trend
- bulwark; paries; rampart
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- fence; fence in; palisade; surround
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- end wall; gable-end
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
enceinte expecting; pregnant

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Related Definitions for "wall":

  1. an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes1
    • they blew the trumpet and the walls came tumbling down1
  2. an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure1
    • the south wall had a small window1
    • the walls were covered with pictures1
  3. a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden)1
    • the wall followed the road1
    • he ducked behind the garden wall and waited1
  4. a layer of material that encloses space1
    • the walls of the cylinder were perforated1
    • the container's walls were blue1
  5. (anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure1
    • stomach walls1
  6. anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect1
    • a wall of water1
    • a wall of smoke1
    • a wall of prejudice1
    • negotiations ran into a brick wall1
  7. a vertical (or almost vertical) smooth rock face (as of a cave or mountain)1
  8. a difficult or awkward situation1
    • his back was to the wall1
    • competition was pushing them to the wall1
  9. surround with a wall in order to fortify1

Wiktionary Translations for wall:

  1. defensive rampart built up of earth, stone etc.
  2. structure built for defense surrounding or separating an area
  3. permanent, substantial side or division in a building
  4. anatomy, zoology, botany usage
  1. to enclose by surrounding with walls
  1. maçonnerie|fr Espèce de petit mur peu épais, fait de bois ou de maçonnerie et servant à la distribution d’un appartement ou d’un bâtiment quelconque.
  2. Ouvrage de maçonnerie.
  3. maçonnerie|fr cloison de maçonnerie qui séparer une chambre ou quelque autre pièce d’un appartement d’avec une autre.
  1. Relatif au mur.
  1. Se faire une défense contre quelque attaque, entourer une place forte de remparts, fortifier.

Cross Translation:
wall paroi; muraille; mur muur — verticale vlakke constructie van steen
wall mur Mauer — Bauwerk in Form einer freistehenden Wand (manchmal mit einem Gang darin)
wall mur Mauer — Wand eines Gebäudes aus Stein, Beton oder auch Lehm
wall rempart; talus Wall — künstliche Erhöhung (Erdaufschichtung, Mauern) als Wehranlage, Befestigung einer Stadt oder zum Schutz vor Wasser
wall cloison; mur; voile Wand — ein senkrecht stehendes Bauteil, das eine Fläche horizontal begrenzt, besonders die nach innen gewandte Fläche

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