from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The crest or top of a hill.
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- n. The peak or crest of a hill.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The top of a hill.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The top or summit of a hill.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the peak of a hill
I say tragic, because on every hilltop is a ruin of either a fortress or a church in which men sought security and there was no security.
Fussell’s topmost denizens were “out of sight” in hilltop manses at the end of long, curving driveways.
Tuesday's violence was sponsored by fundamentalists known as "hilltop youth," according to an unnamed activist cited on the Jewish Voice, a website that promotes radical settlers' views.
Many of the outposts are inhabited by radicals known as "hilltop youths," who have embarked on a campaign of vigilante violence against Palestinians and Israeli security forces as retaliation for the occasion demolition of illegal buildings in the settlements.
Over the hilltop was a short but steep drop and below that a long lawn full of leafy trees that lead to a golden castle, just like in fairy tales, me kiddies.
A church on a hilltop is the first indication or landmark of Sabará, the town being immediately below it.
Down in the city, one night, there was a grand display of fireworks, and the hilltop was a good place from which to enjoy it; but it grew late after a little, and Susy was ordered to bed.
Only Renaile stood above them; only Dorile among the Sea Folk on the hilltop was their equal.
"To me, that observatory on the hilltop was a threat to everything I believed in."
The view of the river was terrific, and a fire ring with blackened stones suggested that the hilltop was a popular camping spot.