hillside

noun
ADJECTIVE
steep
rocky
bare, exposed, open (all esp. BrE)
grassy, green, wooded

On our left was a wooded hillside.

terraced

I was back in wine country, with terraced hillsides on both sides of the road.

distant
VERB + HILLSIDE
be set on

Many of the chalets are set on a hillside reached by steps.

cover, dot

Tiny flowers dotted the hillside.

HILLSIDE + NOUN
vineyard
town, village
PREPOSITION
down a/the hillside

A stream tumbles down the steep hillside.

on a/the hillside

The house was on a hillside outside the town.

up a/the hillside

We clambered up the hillside to the ridge above.

hillside above

the hillside above the town


Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Hillside — Hillside, NJ U.S. Census Designated Place in New Jersey Population (2000): 21747 Housing Units (2000): 7388 Land area (2000): 2.790366 sq. miles (7.227014 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.790366 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hillside, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 8155 Housing Units (2000): 3107 Land area (2000): 2.147525 sq. miles (5.562063 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.147525 sq. miles (5.562063 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hillside, NJ — U.S. Census Designated Place in New Jersey Population (2000): 21747 Housing Units (2000): 7388 Land area (2000): 2.790366 sq. miles (7.227014 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.790366 sq. miles (7 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hillside, NY — U.S. Census Designated Place in New York Population (2000): 882 Housing Units (2000): 344 Land area (2000): 0.840934 sq. miles (2.178008 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.840934 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hillside — Hill side , n. The side or declivity of a hill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hillside — late 14c., from HILL (Cf. hill) + SIDE (Cf. side) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hillside — [hil′sīd΄] n. the side or slope of a hill …   English World dictionary

  • hillside */ — UK [ˈhɪlˌsaɪd] / US noun [countable] Word forms hillside : singular hillside plural hillsides the land on a hill below the top The olive trees are laid out in terraces on the hillside. a small hillside village …   English dictionary

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