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On the opposite wall hung a valuable old painting.
She felt along the wall for the light switch.
Several men escaped over the prison’s perimeter wall yesterday.
the walls of the city
The years had built a wall between the two families.
A wall of silence had grown up between them.
a wall of books/boxes
What can I write on my boyfriend’s Facebook wall for his 16th birthday?
Emily’s teacher says she has hit a wall with her schoolwork.
I’ve tried to tell her, but it’s like talking to a brick wall.
We seem to have come up against a brick wall with this project.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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