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Synonyms for wall

drive someone up the wall

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go to the wall

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wall something up

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Synonyms for wall

a solid structure that encloses an area or separates one area from another

to separate with or as if with a wall

to confine within a limited area

to shut in with or as if with bars

Synonyms for wall

anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect

(anatomy) a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure

a difficult or awkward situation

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a vertical (or almost vertical) smooth rock face (as of a cave or mountain)

a layer of material that encloses space

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a masonry fence (as around an estate or garden)

an embankment built around a space for defensive purposes

surround with a wall in order to fortify

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She said she wanted the government to investigate why thousands of filling station licensees had gone to the wall since 1996, when a petrol price war squeezed profits of independent retailers and oil companies started to impose regulations.
Now it would be easy to say that some kind of Darwinian natural selection has been at work here, and the best have survived and the lesser gone to the wall.
I hear that a firm of bra-makers is going bust and the bricklayers down the road have gone to the wall.
As we know all too well in this area, post office branches have gone to the wall in a wave of cost-cutting.
A NUMBER of leading Irish magazines including Magill and In Dublin have gone to the wall.