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mountain

noun /mauntən/
a high hill
montaña
Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world (also adjective) a mountain stream.
mountain bike noun a bicycle with wide tyres/tires for riding over rough ground.
bicicleta de montaña
mountain birch noun a type of birch tree.
abedul
mountain range noun a row of mountains.
cordillera, sierra
mountain ridge noun a long raised surface along the top of a mountain.
cumbre, cresta
mountaineer noun a person who climbs mountains, especially with skill, or as his occupation.
alpinista
mountaineering noun mountain-climbing.
alpinismo
mountainous adjective full of mountains
montañoso
The country is very mountainous.
mountainside noun the slope of a mountain
ladera de montaña
The avalanche swept the climbers down the mountainside.
mountain-top noun the summit of a mountain.
pico, cima, cumbre
make a mountain out of a molehill to exaggerate the importance of a problem. etc
hacer una montaña de un grano de arena
There’s no need to make a mountain out of a molehill.
Translations of “mountain”
in Korean 산…
in Arabic جَبَل…
in French (de) montagne…
in Italian montagna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大的山丘, (高)山,山嶽…
in Russian гора, груда…
in Turkish dağ, dağ gibi bir şey, büyük yığın/küme…
in Polish góra…
in Portuguese montanha…
in German der Berg, Gebirgs-…
in Catalan muntanya…
in Japanese 山…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大的山丘, 山,山岳…
(Definition of mountain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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