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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /ˈwɒlz/
    • /wɔːlz/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˈwɒlz/

Definitions of walls word

  • noun walls Plural form of wall. 1
  • noun plural walls structures or ramparts built to protect and surround a position or place for defensive purposes 0

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walls popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 93% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for walls

noun walls

  • ramparts — Fortification. a broad elevation or mound of earth raised as a fortification around a place and usually capped with a stone or earth parapet. such an elevation together with the parapet.
  • battlements — The battlements of a castle or fortress consist of a wall built round the top, with gaps through which guns or arrows can be fired.
  • fortification — the act of fortifying or strengthening.
  • stonework — any construction, as walls or the like, of stone; stone masonry.

Antonyms for walls

noun walls

  • insides — on the inner side or part of; within: inside the circle; inside the envelope.
  • middles — Plural form of middle.
  • openings — Plural form of opening.
  • aids — AIDS is a disease which destroys the natural system of protection that the body has against other diseases. AIDS is an abbreviation for 'acquired immune deficiency syndrome'.
  • encouragements — Plural form of encouragement.

Top questions with walls

  • how to fix holes in walls?
  • how to clean walls?
  • how to get wax off walls?

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