follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

fourth wall

noun, Theater
1.
the imaginary wall of a box set, separating the actors from the audience.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for fourth wall

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for fourth

12
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with fourth-wall