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mounts

verb
present tense third-person singular of mount

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1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • medical expenses began to mount

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2 to bring before the public in performance or exhibition
  • the huge amount of money needed to mount an opera

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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

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mounts

noun (1)
plural of mount

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an elevation of land higher than a hill
  • Mount Everest

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mounts

noun (2)
plural of mount

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a structure that holds up or serves as a foundation for something else
  • hammered together a mount for the cameras

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“Mounts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mounts. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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