Meaning of WALLPAPER in English


/ ˈwɔːlpeɪpə(r); NAmE / noun , verb

■ noun [ U ]


thick paper, often with a pattern on it, used for covering the walls and ceiling of a room :

wallpaper paste

a roll of wallpaper

to hang wallpaper


( computing ) the background pattern or picture that you choose to have on your computer screen

■ verb

(also paper ) [ vn , v ] to put wallpaper onto the walls of a room

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.