Translation of "mountain" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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mountainnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmaʊn.tɪn/ us /ˈmaʊn.tən/

mountain noun [ C ] (VERY LARGE HILL)

A2 a raised part of the earth's surface, much larger than a hill, the top of which might be covered in snow

The Matterhorn is one of the biggest mountains in Europe. 馬特洪峰是歐洲最雄偉的山峰之一。
The Rockies are a mountain chain/range in the western United States. 洛磯山脈綿亙於美國西部。
I'd love to go mountain-climbing. 我想去爬山。
We're going to the mountains (= an area where there are mountains) for our holiday. 我們會去山區渡假。

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mountain noun [ C ] (LARGE AMOUNT)

a mountain of sth

C2 a large amount of something

I've got a mountain of work to do. 我有大量的工作要做。

UK a large amount of food that is stored instead of being sold, so that prices for it do not fall

a grain mountain 大量積壓的穀物

(Translation of “mountain” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)