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hilltop

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noun hill·top \ˈhil-ˌtäp\

Simple Definition of hilltop

  • : the top of a hill

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hilltop

  1. :  the highest part of a hill

Examples of hilltop in a sentence

  1. They built their house on a hilltop.



15th Century

First Known Use of hilltop

15th century

Rhymes with hilltop

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HILLTOP Defined for Kids

hilltop

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noun hill·top \ˈhil-ˌtäp\

Definition of hilltop for Students

  1. :  the highest part of a hill




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