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Wiktionary

  1. moundnoun

    Synonyms:
    globus cruciger, globe, orb

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mound, hill, pitcher's moundnoun

    (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands

    Synonyms:
    hillock, heap, hill, cumulation, agglomerate, pile, pitcher's mound, pitcher, cumulus, hammock, knoll, hummock

  2. knoll, mound, hillock, hummock, hammocknoun

    a small natural hill

    Synonyms:
    hillock, hammock, heap, hill, sack, cumulation, agglomerate, pile, pitcher's mound, pitcher, cumulus, knoll, hummock

  3. pile, heap, mound, agglomerate, cumulation, cumulusnoun

    a collection of objects laid on top of each other

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, peck, mint, nap, plenty, lot, spile, pitcher's mound, batch, raft, cumulus cloud, quite a little, passel, atomic reactor, hill, spate, muckle, big money, mass, bundle, pile, good deal, stack, mountain, galvanic pile, jalopy, atomic pile, deal, piling, stilt, hammock, big bucks, hummock, chain reactor, megabucks, wad, flock, hatful, mickle, slew, heap, down, great deal, mess, sight, voltaic pile, cumulus, hillock, knoll, bus, cumulation, pitcher, pot, agglomerate

  4. mound, hillnoun

    structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones

    "they built small mounds to hide behind"

    Synonyms:
    hillock, heap, hill, cumulation, agglomerate, pile, pitcher's mound, pitcher, cumulus, hammock, knoll, hummock

  5. pitcher, moundverb

    the position on a baseball team of the player who throws the ball for a batter to try to hit

    "he has played every position except pitcher"; "they have a southpaw on the mound"

    Synonyms:
    pile, ewer, hummock, knoll, hill, hammock, heap, cumulus, pitcherful, hillock, agglomerate, pitcher, cumulation, twirler, hurler, pitcher's mound

  6. moundverb

    form into a rounded elevation

    "mound earth"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. moundnoun

    Synonyms:
    hillock, heap

  2. moundnoun

    Synonyms:
    rampart, bulwark, defence

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mound":

    pitcher, termite, barrow, tee

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How to use mound in a sentence?

  1. Robbie Ray:

    I felt good on the mound, I felt really good with my pitches, about maybe the fifth inning where I was like, ‘ OK it’s a possibility. ’ Just felt like my fastball was really good today. I felt like I was able to pretty much put where I wanted to.

  2. Lance Lynn:

    If a position player is on the mound, there are no rules. Let The Twins get the damn game over with. And if you have a problem with whatever happened, then put a pitcher out there.

  3. Kwang Hyun Kim:

    Before the game, my mindset was being aggressive, attacking the zone, that was before I was on the mound. But after I was on the mound, I gave up a walk and it just didn't happen the way I wanted to. I wanted to pitch five innings. ... I know I have to be better next time as an inning-eater.

  4. Adam Slack:

    If I talk about it a little bit too long, it'll bring tears to your eyes. ... The wind was still going. Power lines, there was a couple gas leaks. People everywhere. It looked like a mound of ants when you kick it over. Everybody is trying to help,( trying) to get in and get people out safely.

  5. Justin Turner:

    Justin Turner said. They sure did. Seager homeredagain, Buehler pitched six scoreless innings and The Dodgers beat The Braves 3-1 on Saturday to send the NL Championship Series to a winner-take-all finale. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON Los Angeles avoided elimination for the second time in less than 24 hours, staying alive in Los Angeles pursuit of a third pennant in four years. Los Angeles hasnt won a championship since 1988. Im still sort of recovering from this one, but already thinking about Game 7, The Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said. Thats what you live for. Justin Turner also homered for Los Angeles, and Kenley Jansen threw a six-pitch ninth for Kenley Jansen 18th career postseason save. The NL West and East champions play again Sunday night, with the potential for two rookie starters in a Game 7 for the first time in big league history. Roberts was keeping his options open for his starting pitcher while The Braves plan to go with rookie right-hander Ian Anderson, who has thrown 15 2/3 scoreless innings in Ian Anderson three postseason starts. Tony Gonsolin and three-time NL Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw are among the possibilities for Los Angeles. Shoot, well go out there and let er fly. A Game 7 is another baseball game, Atlanta manager Brian Snitker said. You have to treat it as such. The Braves were hoping to celebrate Snitkers 65th birthday Saturday with the franchises first World Series berth since 1999. But Max Fried took Max Fried first loss all year, working into the seventh inning after surrendering three runs during a rocky first. Buehler, using Stans Rodeo Ointment to deal with bothersome blisters, threw 65 of his 89 pitches for strikes. He allowed seven hits while striking out six without a walk. After Atlanta loaded the bases with three singles in a row to start the top of second the last hit by his Vanderbilt roommate Dansby Swanson the right-hander really brought the heat, with 10 consecutive fastballs to get out of the jam. Austin Riley struck out on a 98.7 mph pitch before Nick Markakis took a called third strike on 99.7 mph. Cristian Pache, the 21-year-old rookie who had an RBI in each of Cristian Pache first four NLCS starts, was retired on an inning-ending groundout. Cristian Pache mound presence is just unbelievable.


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