Found 3 items, similar to hill.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: a local and well-defined elevation of the land
2: structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually
of earth or stones; “they built small mounds to hide
3: United States railroad tycoon (1838-1916) [syn: J. J. Hill
James Jerome Hill
4: risque English comedian (1925-1992) [syn: Benny Hill
, Alfred Hawthorne
5: (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
, pitcher's mound
v : form into a hill
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hilled
; p. pr. & vb. n.
To surround with earth; to heap or draw earth around or upon;
as, to hill corn.
Showing them how to plant and hill it. --Palfrey.
, n. [OE. hil, hul, AS. hyll; akin to OD. hille, hil,
L. collis, and prob. to E. haulm, holm, and column. Cf. 2d
1. A natural elevation of land, or a mass of earth rising
above the common level of the surrounding land; an
eminence less than a mountain.
Every mountain and hill shall be made low. --Is. xl.
2. The earth raised about the roots of a plant or cluster of
plants. [U. S.] See Hill
, v. t.
3. A single cluster or group of plants growing close
together, and having the earth heaped up about them; as, a
hill of corn or potatoes. [U. S.]
(Zo["o]l.), a common ant (Formica rufa
Europe and America, which makes mounds or ant-hills over
(Zo["o]l.), one of several species of birds of
India, of the genus Gracula
, and allied to the
starlings. They are easily taught to speak many words.
[Written also hill mynah
.] See Myna
(Zo["o]l.), a partridge of the genus
, of which numerous species in habit Southern
Asia and the East Indies.
(Zo["o]l.), one of numerous species of small
Asiatic singing birds of the family Leiotrichid[ae]
Many are beautifully colored.