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uphill

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uphill

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  1. an upward slope no matter where you go bicycle touring, the uphills always seem to outnumber the downhills Synonyms acclivity, hill, rise, upgrade, ascent, upriseRelated Words cant, diagonal, glacis, grade, gradient, inclination, incline, lean, pitch, rake, tilt; climb, hump, mound, ridge, swellNear Antonyms basin, depression, hollowAntonyms declension, decline, declivity, descent, dip, downgrade, downhill, drop-off, fall, hang, hanging


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