hillside hillside  /ˈhɪl ˌsaɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the side or slope of a hill

Usage(s):

  1. The hillside was equipped with floodlights, and a public address system was installed to broadcast reports of the visions to the waiting crowds.
  2. The complex system of water canals that channel rainfall from the surrounding hills has been rebuilt, turning the sere hillside into a verdant oasis.
  3. His house, which lies just over a grassy hillside from Islamabad's King Faisal Mosque, is modern, squat and dark, its faade concealed behind a vine-covered wall.

News

  1. Lutheran Hillside Village has changed the landscape of senior living

    PEORIA - Now celebrating its 50th year as a retirement complex, Lutheran Hillside Village, 6901 N. Galena Road, is a shining example of how senior living has changed over the years.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star

  2. Hillside and Mount Vernon intersection closed for the weekend after water main break

    The intersection at Mount Vernon and Hillside will be closed to traffic through the weekend after a water main installed more than 60 years ago broke Thursday morning.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Wichita Eagle

  3. Hillside Cafe in Nutley to feature Naked Blue and Paul Gargiulo

    The Hillside Café in Nutley will present an evening of music with Naked Blue on Saturday, June 15. Opening is Paul Gargiulo.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Record

Quotes

  1. "Some green warriors will settle for nothing less than a house half buried in a hillside or an 800sf dome built from bags of rammed earth," said Susanka in the article. "But others shopping for a dream green home aren't ready to recycle the...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Sarah Susanka Source: Construction Digital

  2. "I think that [Justice Thomas] has been an embarrassment to the Supreme Court," Senator Reid said. "I think his opinions are poorly written." "That's easy to do. You take the Hillside Dairy case. In that case you had a dissent written...
    on Jan 8, 2005 By: Harry Reid Source: Toledo Blade

  3. "On the opposite shore of this lake, you see a rolling hillside with a beautiful stand of timber on it. Today I am proud to announce that due to the hard work and investment of many partners, we can guarantee views like this will be protected for...
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Sonny Perdue Source: Duluth Weekly

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