Associations to the word «Alpine»

Wiktionary

ALPINE, adjective. Of, relating to, or inhabiting mountains, especially above the timber line
ALPINE, adjective. (skiing); of or relating to slalom and downhill skiing. (Compare Nordic.)
ALPINE, noun. Any of several plants, native to mountain habitats, often grown in a rock garden
ALPINE, proper noun. A CDP in California.
ALPINE, proper noun. A borough in New Jersey.
ALPINE, proper noun. A town in New South Wales, Australia.
ALPINE, proper noun. A city in Texas.
ALPINE, proper noun. A city in Utah.
ALPINE, proper noun. A ghost town in Washington.
ALPINE, proper noun. A town in Wyoming.
ALPINE, adjective. Relating to the Alps, a mountain range in Western Europe.
ALPINE BULLHEAD, noun. A species of fish in the Cottidae family, Cottus poecilopus.
ALPINE BULLHEADS, noun. Plural of alpine bullhead
ALPINE CHOUGH, noun. A crow, Pyrrhocorax graculus, that breeds locally in the highest mountains of southern Europe, the Alps, across central Asia and India.
ALPINE CHOUGHS, noun. Plural of alpine chough
ALPINE HORN, noun. Synonym of alphorn.
ALPINE HORNS, noun. Plural of Alpine horn
ALPINE NEWT, noun. A newt of the salamander order Caudata (or Urodela), Ichthyosaura alpestris, formerly Triturus alpestris and Mesotriton alpestris.
ALPINE NEWTS, noun. Plural of alpine newt
ALPINE SKIING, noun. A sport involving skiing downhill.

Dictionary definition

ALPINE, adjective. Relating to or characteristic of alps; "alpine sports".
ALPINE, adjective. Relating to the Alps and their inhabitants; "Alpine countries, Switzerland, Italy, France, and Germany".
ALPINE, adjective. Living or growing above the timber line; "alpine flowers".

Wise words

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Antoine De Saint-Exupery