Meaning of “ridge” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “ridge” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ridgenoun [ C ]

us /rɪdʒ/

a long, narrow, raised part of a surface, esp. a high edge of a hill or mountain:

a mountain ridge
Plowed ridges looked like stripes across the field.

A ridge of high pressure is a narrow air mass that brings good weather.

The ridge of a roof is where the sloping parts or sides come together at the top.

(Definition of “ridge” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)