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  *墙* | 墙* | *墙
variant of 牆|墙, wall
HSK 5
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  *墙* | 墙* | *墙
wall / CL: ,
HSK 5
firewall / CL:
curtain wall (architecture)
wall
facade / external wall
wallpaper
perimeter wall / fence / CL:
lit. to climb over the wall / fig. to breach the Great Firewall of China
to climb a wall / (fig.) to be unfaithful
city wall
corner (junction of two walls)
lit. Buddha jumps over the wall, name for a Chinese dish that uses many non-vegetarian ingredients
Western Wall, or Wailing Wall (Jerusalem)
lit. the red apricot tree leans over the garden wall (idiom) / fig. a wife having an illicit lover
gable
to undermine / to let someone down / to seduce someone away from something
copper wall, iron bastion (idiom); impenetrable defense
Berlin Wall
unplastered masonry wall
crenelated parapet wall
a cornered dog will jump over the wall (idiom) / to be driven to desperate action
foot of a wall
sb who goes whichever way the wind blows / sb with no mind of their own / easily swayed person / opportunist
wall (soccer)
lit. windbreak / fig. protector
whitewashed wall / to whitewash a wall
wall newspaper
the walls have ears (idiom)
firewall
plastered masonry wall
lit. when a wall is about to collapse, everybody gives it a shove (idiom) / fig. everybody hits a man who is down
useless (idiom) / worthless / inept
lit. pull down the east wall to repair the west wall (idiom); fig. temporary expedient / rob Peter to pay Paul
to stubbornly insist on one's own ideas (idiom)
(idiom) no secret can be kept forever
Wailing Wall, or Western Wall (Jerusalem)
internecine strife (idiom); fighting among oneself
to sit on the fence / to take both sides in a dispute
cavity wall / hollow wall
wall / fence
(literary) screen wall shielding an entrance in traditional Chinese architecture
to paper a wall
Democracy Wall (1978-1989), esp. during the Beijing Spring democracy movement
crenelated parapet wall
(computing) paywall (loanword)
lit. to lead the water through the wall / to ask for trouble (idiom)
parapet / defensive wall / breastwork
to eavesdrop / to listen in secret to sb's conversations
wallpaper
recess between walls
drywall / gypsum wallboard / plasterboard
drywall saw / plasterboard saw
Berlin Wall
internal disunity dissolves at the threat of an invasion from outside (idiom)
anaglypta (sculptured wallpaper)
erhua variant of 聽牆根|听墙根
surface of wall


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