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mount

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mount

  1. an elevation of land higher than a hill Mount Everest Synonyms of 1mount alp, hump, mount, peakWords Related to 1mount cordillera, mountain range, range, sierra; inselberg, knob, seamount; aiguille, horn, mountaintop, pinnacle, summitNear Antonyms of 1mount basin, bowl, depression, hollow, vale, valley


mount

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mount

  1. a structure that holds up or serves as a foundation for something else hammered together a mount for the cameras Synonyms of 2mount brace, buttress, mount, mounting, prop, reinforcement, shore, spur, stay, underpinningWords Related to 2mount shoring; column, pedestal, pilaster, pillar; arch, bolster, bracket, cantilever, girder; bearing; crutch, peg, post, stake, stanchion, stand, stilt, strut, truss; base, foundation, frame


mount

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mount

  1. 1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number medical expenses began to mount Synonyms of mount accelerate, accumulate, appreciate, balloon, boom, build up, burgeon (also bourgeon), climb, enlarge, escalate, expand, gain, increase, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, rise, roll up, snowball, spread, swell, waxWords Related to mount jump, rocket, skyrocket, surge; heighten, intensify, redouble; blow up, bulk, distend, inflate, puff (up); crescendo, crest, peakAntonyms of mount contract, decrease, diminish, dwindle, lessen, recede, wane

  2. 2 to bring before the public in performance or exhibition the huge amount of money needed to mount an opera Synonyms of mount carry, give, present, offer, stageWords Related to mount display, exhibit, expose, parade, show, show off, unveil; preview; act, impersonate, perform, play, portray; depict, dramatize, enact, render, represent; extend, proffer, tender

  3. 3 to move or extend upward the cable car continues to mount to ever higher terrain until the moment when the entire valley comes into view Synonyms of mount arise, aspire, climb, lift, ascend, rise, soar, thrust, up, uprise, upthrust, upturnWords Related to mount surge, tower; boost, elevate, raise, upheave, uplift, upraise; balloon, blast off, take off, zoom; crest, scale, surmount, top; cant, incline, lean, list, recline, slant, slope, tilt, tipNear Antonyms of mount dive, nose-dive, plummet, sink, slideAntonyms of mount decline, descend, dip, drop, fall (off), plunge



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