a vertical structure made of stone, brick, or wood, with a length and height much greater than its thickness, used to enclose, divide, or supportWe're going to knock down the dividing wall to give us one big room.
a vertical structure made of stone, brick, or wood, with a length and height much greater than its thickness, used to enclose, divide, or supportThe Romans breached the city walls and captured the city.
Large areas of the city have been closed off by barricades.
a walk along the ramparts of the old city
a bulwark against the English
They agreed to lift their blockades of main roads
The soldiers crouched behind the parapet.
a stout wooden palisade enclosing the yard
anything that suggests a wall in function or effectI appealed for help but met the usual wall of silence.
The demonstrators broke through the heavy police barriers.
Overcrowding remains a large obstacle to improving conditions.
drivers parking near his house and causing an obstruction
There is a check on the number of people allowed in the venue.
one of the fundamental bars to communication
a block to peace
They climbed over the fence into the field.
There is no legal impediment to the marriage.
Higher rates have been a hindrance to economic recovery.
See go to the wall
See off the wall
See wall someone up
related adjective mural
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in the sense of bar
anything that obstructs or preventsone of the fundamental bars to communication
in the sense of block
an obstruction or hindrancea block to peace
Video: pronunciation of 'wall'
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Life on the edge