Definition of king of the hill in English:

king of the hill

Syllabification: king of the hill


  • 1A children’s game in which the object is to beat one’s rivals to the top of a mound or other high place, and to keep possession of the place.
  • 1.1One who is in command or successful: your daddy brags about you—you’re king of the hill with him
    More example sentences
    • This one immediately makes you the king of the hill.
    • But now that he's king of the hill in the digital-music market, Jobs seems intent on grabbing share with a vengeance.
    • Arnold knew it would be by far his toughest challenge to date and realized that he would have to take his physique to a new level to remain the king of the hill.

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