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Spanish translation of “mountain”

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.
(Definition of mountain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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