noun \ˈalp\

Definition of ALP

:  a high rugged mountain
:  something suggesting an alp in height, size, or ruggedness

Examples of ALP

  1. <an adventurer who has scaled alps, explored ocean depths, and flown into the stratosphere>

Origin of ALP

back-formation from Alps, mountain system of Europe
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with ALP


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