Last modified on 23 May 2014, at 13:30

hilltop

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From hill +‎ top.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hilltop (plural hilltops)

  1. The peak or crest of a hill.
    • 1946, Bertrand Russell, History of Western Philosophy, I.21:
      The territory should be small enough to be surveyed in its entirety from a hilltop.

Usage notesEdit

  • used attributively is phrases such as "a hilltop house"