hilltop hilltop  /ˈhɪl ˌtɑp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the peak of a hill

Usage(s):

  1. Gawng Lang sits on a lonely hilltop in northeast Burma, sheltered by gently swaying bamboo.
  2. A plastic slide and swing set stand on a weedy corner of the arid hilltop.
  3. Mehbooba Andyar, an Afghan runner slated to compete in the Olympics, stretches during a media event on a hilltop in Kabul.

News

  1. Hilltop League in Haverford: 50 years strong

    The Hilltop Baseball, Softball and Challenger League team in Haverford has been a keystone in the community for half a century.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: News of Delaware County

  2. Hilltop to offer advice on health law

    Hilltop Community Resources will guide individuals, families and small employers through the first steps of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act when enrollment begins in the fall.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

  3. Hilltop League in Haverford Township: 50 years strong

    The Hilltop Baseball, Softball and Challenger League team in Haverford has been a keystone in the community for half a century.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: News of Delaware County

Quotes

  1. "On a hilltop finish like this you don't need to have magic, you just got to have a strong team on the front," CSC rider Jens Voigt said. "Do hard tempo on the last climb, and our leaders take care of business. Put the hammer down basically."
    on Jul 20, 2008 By: Jens Voigt Source: ESPN

  2. "We should look askance at idealistic, triumphalist or ethnocentric notions : that imagine it is possible to cow, shock or awe an enemy into submission, instead of tracking enemies down hilltop by hilltop, house by house, block by bloody block,"...
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "They suspect the plane's tail hit a hilltop and that the aircraft fell on its fuselage with the force of the impact," Mr Erdogan said.
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Source: BBC News

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