Definition of mountaintop
: the summit of a mountain
Recent Examples of mountaintop from the Web
That’s why in Wales a power company engineered a special lake on a mountaintop.
Her fiance had planned to propose to her while overlooking the mountaintop temples.
The High Camp lodge provides access to the Olympic Museum, dining, poolside fun, roller skating and is a launching point for mountaintop hikes, disc golf or general exploration.
Isaac Asimov came down from the mountaintop with his Three Laws of Robotics (to summarize: Robots shouldn't disobey or hurt humans or themselves).
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First Known Use of mountaintop
MOUNTAINTOP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mountaintop for English Language Learners
: the top of a mountain
MOUNTAINTOP Defined for Kids
Definition of mountaintop for Students
: the highest part of a mountain
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