Meaning of TILE in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ taɪl ]
( tiles, tiling, tiled)
Tiles are flat, square pieces of baked clay, carpet, cork, or other substance, which are fixed as a covering onto a floor or wall.
Amy’s shoes squeaked on the tiles as she walked down the corridor...
The cabins had linoleum tile floors.
Tiles are flat pieces of baked clay which are used for covering roofs.
...a fine building, with a neat little porch and ornamental tiles on the roof.
When someone tiles a surface such as a roof or floor, they cover it with tiles.
He wants to tile the bathroom...
VERB : V n
see also tiling
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006