Definition of 'scaffolding'

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At one point they feared that it would need external scaffolding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This involved some building work and scaffolding. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The monkeys squabble on the erected scaffolding. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He also said that he could see no justification for the scaffolding having been erected in the way that it was. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their bras alone would need scaffolding. The Sun (2011)Nowadays they need proper industrial scaffolding. The Sun (2010)Eight scaled scaffolding outside the building. The Sun (2012)The answer is that these industrial gums provide the scaffolding for commercial gluten-free processed foods. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We journeyed past rows of rickety buildings with bamboo scaffolding and lines of washing before arriving in the modern part of the city. Peter McEvoy For Love or Money (2006)Firms are sponsoring the scaffolding on buildings undergoing restoration, then exploiting a legal loophole allowing advertising to be hung from the structure. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nearby landlords, meanwhile, took the opportunity to erect scaffolding on their roofs so the wealthier viewer could get a better look. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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Translations for 'scaffolding'

British English: scaffolding /ˈskæfəldɪŋ/ NOUN
Scaffolding is a temporary framework of poles and boards that is used by workmen to stand on while they are working on the outside structure of a building.
Workers have put up scaffolding around the tower.
  • American English: scaffolding
  • Arabic: سِقالات
  • Brazilian Portuguese: andaime
  • Chinese: 脚手架
  • Croatian: skele
  • Czech: lešení
  • Danish: stillads
  • Dutch: steiger constructie
  • European Spanish: andamiaje
  • Finnish: rakennustelineet
  • French: échafaudage
  • German: Baugerüst
  • Greek: σκαλωσιά
  • Italian: impalcatura
  • Japanese: 足場
  • Korean: 비계
  • Norwegian: stillas
  • Polish: rusztowanie
  • European Portuguese: andaime
  • Romanian: schelă
  • Russian: леса
  • Spanish: andamiaje
  • Swedish: byggnadsställning
  • Thai: นั่งร้าน
  • Turkish: iskele inşaat
  • Ukrainian: риштування
  • Vietnamese: giàn giáo

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