Definition of climbing the walls
- Being stuck at home all weekend had me climbing the walls.
: to go upward with gradual or continuous progress : rise, ascend
: to increase gradually
: to slope upward
: a place where climbing is necessary to progress
: the act or an instance of climbing : rise, ascent
: a high thick masonry structure forming a long rampart or an enclosure chiefly for defense
: a masonry fence around a garden, park, or estate
: a structure that serves to hold back pressure (as of water or sliding earth)
: to provide, cover with, or surround with or as if with a wall
: to separate by or as if by a wall
: to roll in a dramatic manner
: to roll (one's eyes) in a dramatic manner
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