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Wallpaper Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a decorative paper for the walls of rooms
  • cover with wallpaper

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a decorative paper for the walls of rooms

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Wallpaper Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Wallpaper is a kind of paper used to cover walls inside of houses and buildings. Wallpaper is used to decorate the inside of buildings instead of paint. It is sold in rolls and are put onto a wall using wallpaper paste. Wallpapers can come either plain (so that it can be painted), or with pictures or patterns.

"Wallpaper" is also a word for a picture on a computer monitor.

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'Wallpaper' example sentence in quotations

* Home is the wallpaper above the bed, the family dinner table, the church bells in the morning, the bruised shins of the playground, the small fears that come with dusk, the streets and squares and monuments and shops that constitute one's first universe. - Henry Anatole Grunwald

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Wallpaper Sample Sentences in News

  • How to change your Android phone's wallpaper
    Modern Android smartphones come with big, beautiful displays with high pixel density. Why not show it off with some fresh wallpaper? To start, navigate to your Settings app. Tap Display under the Device heading, then tap Wallpaper . You’ll get a list of folders of images to browse; tap one to view your options. Each folder has a slightly different layout, which Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'
  • 'Is thermal wallpaper a cost-effective way of insulating my cold walls?'
    Ask an expert: A reader with a question on saving money and insulating cold walls Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'
  • Pandora's Cluster | Space Wallpaper
    This space wallpaper of Abell 2744 is the first to come from Hubble's Frontier Fields observing programme. Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'

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