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  • papered — papered; un·papered; …   English syllables

  • papered — paper pa per, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {papered} (p[=a] p[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {papering}.] 1. To cover or line with paper, especially with wallpaper; to furnish with paper hangings; to wallpaper; as, to paper a room or a house. [1913 Webster +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • papered — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. hung, decorated, ornamented, papercovered, plastered over, placarded; see also covered 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • papered — pa·per || peɪpÉ™(r) n. thin sheets of fibrous material used to write on; newspaper; article; essay; wallpaper; questionnaire v. cover with wallpaper adj. made from paper; on paper …   English contemporary dictionary

  • When Father Papered the Parlour — is a popular song, written and composed by R. P. Weston and Fred J. Barnes in 1910. It is performed by comedian Billy Williams, and was one of his most successful hits. References * [ 1912 The …   Wikipedia

  • paper — [[t]pe͟ɪpə(r)[/t]] ♦ papers, papering, papered 1) N UNCOUNT Paper is a material that you write on or wrap things with. The pages of this book are made of paper. He wrote his name down on a piece of paper for me... She sat at the table with pen… …   English dictionary

  • paper over — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms paper over : present tense I/you/we/they paper over he/she/it papers over present participle papering over past tense papered over past participle papered over 1) to try to hide a problem or disagreement… …   English dictionary

  • Plasterwork — refers to construction or ornamentation done with plaster, such as a layer of plaster on an interior wall or plaster decorative moldings on ceilings or walls. This is also sometimes called pargeting. The process of creating plasterwork, called… …   Wikipedia

  • Louis le Brocquy Táin illustrations — Infobox Book name = The Táin image caption = The Táin , 1969. First edition. author = Thomas Kinsella. Translated from the Irish epic Táin Bó Cúailnge, the central tale in the Ulster Cycle. country = Ireland language = English cover artist =… …   Wikipedia

  • paper — paperless, adj. paperlike, adj. /pay peuhr/, n. 1. a substance made from wood pulp, rags, straw, or other fibrous material, usually in thin sheets, used to bear writing or printing, for wrapping things, etc. 2. a piece, sheet, or leaf of this. 3 …   Universalium

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