Wallpaper

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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


  • Interiors: What to do about a dodgy wallpaper job
    Wallpaper as a concept may have come back into fashion - but that doesn’t mean every design of it is. So if your home is a nightmare of swirly, flowery or textured wallpaper (unless that’s your taste, of course), what can you do about it? Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'
  • Wallpaper makeover for canal bridge
    A canal bridge in Blackburn receives a wallpaper makeover as part of a project to celebrate the town's industrial heritage. Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'
  • Steve's Blinds & Wallpaper and Waverly Join Forces to Introduce Exclusive Collection of Custom Blinds and Shades
    STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve's Blinds & Wallpaper , an industry leading blinds and wallpaper company, announces an exclusive partnership with iconic home fashion and lifestyle ... Read more on this news related to 'Wallpaper'

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