Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Paper often colored and printed with designs and pasted to a wall as a decorative covering.
  • n. Computer Science A picture or design displayed on the background of a computer screen.
  • transitive v. To cover with or as if with wallpaper.
  • intransitive v. To decorate a wall or room with wallpaper.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Decorative paper-like material used to cover the inner walls of buildings.
  • n. A style or design of such material or image.
  • n. An image or tiled pattern used as a background to personalize a computer desktop.
  • v. To cover (a wall, a room, etc) with wallpaper.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a decorative paper for the walls of rooms
  • v. cover with wallpaper

Etymologies

From wall + paper (Wiktionary)

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