Definition of hilly in English:

hilly

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Pronunciation: /ˈhɪli
 
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adjective (hillier, hilliest)

  • Having many hills: a remote hilly district
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    • Their collection of photographs contains a pictorial history of the hilly district.
    • I had a bicycle, but in our hilly district ten miles was about the perimeter for that.
    • The steep slopes and hilly terrain allow water to rush down to the sea.

Derivatives

hilliness

noun
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  • She knew it was one of the two because of the grassy, hilliness of the area.
  • Before you use the template, please review the definitions for the four degrees of hilliness shown below the template.
  • New this year is a hilliness rating for the longest loop of the ride.

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