Associations to the word «Hills»

Pictures for the word «Hills»


HILL, noun. An elevated location smaller than a mountain.
HILL, noun. A sloping road.
HILL, noun. (US) A heap of earth surrounding a plant.
HILL, noun. (US) A single cluster or group of plants growing close together, and having the earth heaped up about them.
HILL, noun. (baseball) The pitcher’s mound.
HILL, verb. To form into a heap or mound.
HILL, verb. To heap or draw earth around plants.
HILL, proper noun. (US) (with the) Capitol Hill; the US Congress
HILL, proper noun. (Canada) (with the) Parliament Hill; the Parliament of Canada; the parliamentary precinct in Ottawa as opposed to parliamentary functions elsewhere in the country
HILL, proper noun. A topographic surname​ for someone who lived on or by a hill.
HILL CLIMB, noun. A sporting event, during which vehicles are driven or ridden up a steep incline. The goal is to reach the highest level on the slope.
HILL CLIMB, verb. (intransitive) To attempt to ascend a steep slope using a motor vehicle.
HILL CLIMBING, noun. Alternative spelling of hillclimbing
HILL COUNTRY BLUES, noun. (music genre) A genre of country blues from Mississippi.
HILL MARI, proper noun. A Uralic language spoken in the Gornomariysky, Yurinsky and Kilemarsky districts of Mari El, Russia.
HILL OF BEANS, noun. (idiomatic) Something of no importance.
HILL PARTRIDGE, noun. A partridge of the genus Aborophila, of which numerous species inhabit Southern Asia and the East Indies.
HILL STATION, noun. (chiefly British) (Pakistan and India) In Southeast Asia, a small community located at a relatively high elevation which serves as a retreat or vacation location during the hot summers; historically, a village or military post so used by colonial officials.
HILL STATIONS, noun. Plural of hill station
HILL TO DIE ON, noun. (idiomatic) An issue to pursue with wholehearted conviction and/or single-minded focus.

Dictionary definition

HILL, noun. A local and well-defined elevation of the land; "they loved to roam the hills of West Virginia".
HILL, noun. Structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones; "they built small mounds to hide behind".
HILL, noun. United States railroad tycoon (1838-1916).
HILL, noun. Risque English comedian (1925-1992).
HILL, noun. (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands.
HILL, verb. Form into a hill.

Wise words

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