Meaning of WALLPAPER in English


/wawl"pay'peuhr/ , n.

1. paper, usually with printed decorative patterns in color, for pasting on and covering the walls or ceilings of rooms, hallways, etc.

2. any fabric, foil, vinyl material, etc., used as a wall or ceiling covering.


3. to put wallpaper on (a wall, ceiling, etc.) or to furnish (a room, house, etc.) with wallpaper.

[ 1820-30; WALL + PAPER ]

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