A small hill or mound: a grassy knoll
More example sentences
- This walk follows a circular route around an irregularly shaped tarn, through broadleaf woodland and shady conifers and across grassy knolls nibbled by sheep.
- The species also extends to several of the rocky knolls in the area.
- Ahead were more hills, more little valleys, more slopes and hollows and knolls.
Words that rhyme with knollbarcarole, bole, bowl, cajole, coal, Cole, condole, console, control, dhole, dole, droll, enrol (US enroll), extol, foal, goal, hole, Joel, kohl, mol, mole, Nicole, parol, parole, patrol, pole, poll, prole, rôle, roll, scroll, Seoul, shoal, skoal, sole, soul, stole, stroll, thole, Tirol, toad-in-the-hole, toll, troll, vole, whole
Archaic form of knell.
Middle English: probably an imitative alteration of knell.
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