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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A little hill.

Usage examples (24)
  • Turning round the corner of a hill, I observed through the mists of evening, which began to gather about me, what seemed to be rather a genteel house on the roadside; on my...
  • Descending the monticle we walked along the road together.
  • On the top of this hill or monticle in a timber house dwelt the great Welshman Owen
  • Shortly after leaving him, I turned from the road to inspect a monticle which appeared to me to have something of the appearance of a burial heap. for more
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