wall in


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.wall in - enclose with a wallwall in - enclose with a wall      
brick in, brick over, brick up - wall up with brick
inclose, shut in, close in, enclose - surround completely; "Darkness enclosed him"; "They closed in the porch with a fence"
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vt sepmit einer Mauer/von Mauern umgeben; walled in on all sides by bodyguardsauf allen Seiten von Leibwächtern abgeriegelt or eingeschlossen
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I didn't have a spare 747 sitting around to shoot at, so I used my limited carpentry skills to make a pair of 12x12-inch wooden flames to which I could attach pieces of common sheetrock, duplicating a standard wall in a home.
Projected on a wall in the back of the gallery was a 121-minute VHS compilation of Sonnier's film.