Definition of hilly
: abounding in hills
Recent Examples of hilly from the Web
The Landis family lives in a spacious home on Great Dane Circle, near Lake Otis Parkway and O'Malley Road, on a 1-acre property with a hilly lawn and woods on three sides.
In one case, La Habra Heights, in Los Angeles County, asked that it be exempted from the law because the city was too hilly for apartment complexes. ‘
Erin Hills is set on 652 acres of hilly farmland 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee, a natural beauty formed thousands of years ago by receding glaciers.
Over time, rainfall and natural water sources eroded the earth, apparently leaving behind the ups and downs of the hilly terrain.
During April, ocean conditions at Punta de Mita, a hilly peninsula just north of Puerto Vallarta, are hit or miss.
There are also obvious concerns: Bikes blocking the sidewalk, bikes clustering all in one spot (the bottom of a hilly neighborhood, for instance) and bikes that are poorly maintained.
Martinsburg, which has a population of seventeen thousand, is a hilly town filled with brick and clapboard row houses.
Thompson said the 5.5 kilometer course was set up to minimize impact on the neighborhood and drivers while taking advantage of hilly terrain that makes the course more challenging for riders.
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First Known Use of hilly
HILLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hilly for English Language Learners
: having many hills
HILLY Defined for Kids
Definition of hilly for Students
: having many hills a hilly city
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