Definition of uphill in English:

uphill

Syllabification: up·hill

adverb

Pronunciation: /ˌəpˈhil
 
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  • In an ascending direction up a hill or slope: follow the track uphill
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    • But if you head uphill a few yards towards the old town, there are a dozen buildings all with rooftop restaurants giving breathtaking views over the bay.
    • Another bulldozed track now runs uphill west to the summit of the cliff.
    • Towards the end as we retraced our steps uphill a second time I was wondering if I'd make it.

adjective

Pronunciation: /ˈəpˌhil
 
 
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noun

Pronunciation: /ˈəpˌhil
 
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  • An upward slope.
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    • Incredibly strong winds, and countless steep grades, and uphills, and the strain of a heavy trailer, and a worn differential made for low traveling speed.
    • An advanced skater only uses a side-to-side arm swing for short sprints at a race starting line or for steep uphills.
    • The trails should provide a skiing flow so there aren't too many long uphills or sharp turns at the bottom of steep downhills.

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