Capitol Hill

noun

Definition of Capitol Hill

  1. :  the legislative branch of the U.S. government

Origin and Etymology of capitol hill

Capitol Hill, Washington, site of the U.S. Capitol


First Known Use: 1935


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Capitol Hill

noun

Definition of Capitol Hill for English Language Learners

  • : the group of people who make the federal laws in the United States : the U.S. Congress

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