Associations to the word «Mountainous»


MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. Having many mountains; rough (terrain); rocky.
MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. Resembling a mountain, especially in size.
MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. (by extension) (of a problem or task) Very difficult.
MOUNTAINOUS KARABAKH, proper noun. Synonym of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Dictionary definition

MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. Having hills and crags; "hilly terrain".
MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. Like a mountain in size and impressiveness; "mountainous waves"; "a mountainous dark man".
MOUNTAINOUS, adjective. Containing many mountains.

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