Examples of mountainous in a Sentence
the seemingly mountainous obstacles he had to overcome while growing up
Recent Examples of mountainous from the Web
North Korea’s nuclear facilities are hardened and deeply embedded in the country’s highly mountainous landscape.
More than 750,000 will be relocated from mountainous villages to more prosperous towns and cities this year.
The mountainous-looking chocolate bar is called Twin Peaks and it is very much inspired by Toblerone, albeit with two chocolate peaks instead of just one triangular bit.
This small and mountainous island, with peaks above 9,000 feet, is located hundreds of miles from the closest beaten path.
Tepilora, Rio Posada and Montalbo Biosphere Reserve (Italy)—Located in Sardinia, this biosphere reserve has a total surface area of over 140,000 ha, and presents mountainous areas to the west and a flat strip to the east, rivers and coastal areas.
Russell cited modifications made by soldiers in World War II to improve the ease of use of heating elements in mountainous terrain.
With bare feet and a mountainous voice, Shelby Floyd almost steals the show by channeling Janis Joplin in her brief turn as the Acid Queen.
A green, mountainous interior cut through with rivers and gorges flanks a coastline that begins at the border of Spain and runs east to Marseille and the start of the French Riviera.
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First Known Use of mountainous
MOUNTAINOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mountainous for English Language Learners
: having many mountains
: extremely large
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