Translation of "mountain" - English-Spanish dictionary

mountain

noun uk /ˈmaʊn·tɪn/ us /ˈmɑʊn·t̬ən/

A2 a very high hill

montaña
to climb a mountain

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

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.

(Translation of “mountain” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)