Wordlist: Mountains, hills and valleys

 

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  • hill
    • hill, hills[hɪl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an elevated piece of land smaller than a mountain
    • Example:
      • Do you want to walk up the hill?
  • hilly
    • hilly['hɪli](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • a landscape that has many hills and is not flat
    • Example:
      • The landscape around our village is quite hilly.
  • mountain
    • mountain, mountains[ˈmaʊn.tɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large mass of earth and rock, rising above the common level of the earth or adjacent land
    • Example:
      • The Rocky Mountains are a major mountain range in western North America.
  • in the mountains
    • in the mountains(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • How about a holiday in the mountains?
  • peak
    • peak, peaks[piːk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the top of a hill or a mountain ending in a point
    • Example:
      • We were so happy when we finally made it up to the peak.
      • Synonym(s):
        summit, top
  • slope
    • slope, slopes['sləʊp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward
    • Example:
      • I had to climb a small slope to get to the site.
  • cliff
    • cliff, cliffs[klɪf](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a vertical (or near vertical) rock face
    • Example:
      • Don't walk too close to the cliffs!
  • rock
    • rock, rocks[ɹɒk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the naturally occurring aggregate of solid mineral matter that constitutes a significant part of the earth's crust; a mass of stone projecting out of the ground or water
    • Example:
      • The face of the cliff is solid rock.
      • Synonym(s):
        stone
  • steep
    • steep[stiːp](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of a near-vertical gradient; of a slope, surface, curve, etc. that proceeds upward at an angle near vertical
    • Example:
      • The slope is very steep.
  • stone
    • stone, stones[stəʊn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders
    • Example:
      • The wall is made out of stone.
      • Synonym(s):
        rock
  • volcano
    • volcano, volcanos[vɒlˈkeɪnəʊ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a vent or fissure on the surface of a planet (usually in a mountainous form) with a magma chamber attached to the mantle of a planet, periodically erupting forth lava and volcanic gases onto the surface
    • Example:
      • Mount Etna is a volcano in Italy.
  • earthquake
    • earthquake, eartrhquakes[ˈɜː(r)θˌkweɪk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a shaking of the Earth, caused by volcanic activity or movement around geologic faults; a natural disaster
    • Example:
      • The earthquake destroyed thousands of homes.
      • Synonym(s):
        quake
  • crack
    • crack, cracks[kræk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a thin and usually jagged space opened in a previously solid material; a narrow opening
    • Example:
      • A large crack had formed in the roadway.
    • crack[kræk](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to break apart under pressure; to form cracks
    • Example:
      • It's been so dry, the ground is starting to crack.
  • valley
    • valley, valleys[væl.li](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an elongated depression between hills or mountains, often with a river flowing through it
    • Example:
      • The family lives in a peaceful valley in Switzerland.
  • cave
    • cave, caves[keɪv](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a large, naturally-occurring cavity formed underground, or in the face of a cliff or a hillside; a hole, depression, or gap in earth or rock, whether natural or man-made
    • Example:
      • We found a cave on the mountainside where we could take shelter.
  • plain
    • plain, plains[pl̩eɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an expanse of land with relatively low relief that is flat or gently rolling
    • Example:
      • Plains occur as lowlands and at the bottoms of valleys but also on plateaus at high elevations.
      • Synonym(s):
        flatlands
      • Antonym(s):
        mountain
      • Homophone(s):
        plane
  • prairie
    • prairie, prairies['pɹɛəɹi](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an extensive area of relatively flat grassland with few, if any, trees, especially in North America
    • Example:
      • The Central Valley of California is a prairie.
  • desert
    • desert, deserts['dɛzɚt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a barren area of land or desolate terrain, especially one with little water or vegetation; a wasteland
    • Example:
      • Deserts are often composed of sand and rocky surfaces.
 

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          cave
          a large, naturally-occurring cavity formed underground, or in the face of a cliff or a hillside; a hole, depression, or gap in earth or rock, whether natural or man-made
          hilly
          a landscape that has many hills and is not flat
          plain
          an expanse of land with relatively low relief that is flat or gently rolling
          volcano
          a vent or fissure on the surface of a planet (usually in a mountainous form) with a magma chamber attached to the mantle of a planet, periodically erupting forth lava and volcanic gases onto the surface
          rock
          the naturally occurring aggregate of solid mineral matter that constitutes a significant part of the earth's crust; a mass of stone projecting out of the ground or water
          prairie
          an extensive area of relatively flat grassland with few, if any, trees, especially in North America
          desert
          a barren area of land or desolate terrain, especially one with little water or vegetation; a wasteland
          stone
          a hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders
          valley
          an elongated depression between hills or mountains, often with a river flowing through it
          peak
          the top of a hill or a mountain ending in a point
          slope
          an area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward
          mountain
          a large mass of earth and rock, rising above the common level of the earth or adjacent land
          crack
          a thin and usually jagged space opened in a previously solid material; a narrow opening
          crack
          to break apart under pressure; to form cracks
          steep
          of a near-vertical gradient; of a slope, surface, curve, etc. that proceeds upward at an angle near vertical
           
           
           
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          stone
          stone
          desert
          desert
          cave
          cave
          valley
          valley
          crack
          crack
          hill
          hill
          peak
          peak
          volcano
          volcano
          cliff
          cliff
          in the mountains
          in the mountains
          plain
          plain
          steep
          steep
          hilly
          hilly
          rock
          rock
          prairie
          prairie
           
           
           
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          rock
          the naturally occurring aggregate of solid mineral matter that constitutes a significant part of the earth's crust; a mass of stone projecting out of the ground or water
          cliff
          a vertical (or near vertical) rock face
          hilly
          a landscape that has many hills and is not flat
          crack
          a thin and usually jagged space opened in a previously solid material; a narrow opening
          in the mountains
          volcano
          a vent or fissure on the surface of a planet (usually in a mountainous form) with a magma chamber attached to the mantle of a planet, periodically erupting forth lava and volcanic gases onto the surface
          peak
          the top of a hill or a mountain ending in a point
          steep
          of a near-vertical gradient; of a slope, surface, curve, etc. that proceeds upward at an angle near vertical
          earthquake
          a shaking of the Earth, caused by volcanic activity or movement around geologic faults; a natural disaster
          cave
          a large, naturally-occurring cavity formed underground, or in the face of a cliff or a hillside; a hole, depression, or gap in earth or rock, whether natural or man-made
          prairie
          an extensive area of relatively flat grassland with few, if any, trees, especially in North America
          plain
          an expanse of land with relatively low relief that is flat or gently rolling
          stone
          a hard earthen substance that can form large rocks and boulders
          desert
          a barren area of land or desolate terrain, especially one with little water or vegetation; a wasteland
           
           
           
         
         

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