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Synonyms for mountainous
ˈmaʊn tn əsmoun·tain·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cragged, craggy, hilly, mountainousadjective

    having hills and crags

    "hilly terrain"

    Synonyms:
    craggy, hilly, cragged

    Antonyms:
    little, lowland, small, smooth

  2. mountainousadjective

    like a mountain in size and impressiveness

    "mountainous waves"; "a mountainous dark man"

    Synonyms:
    craggy, hilly, cragged

    Antonyms:
    little, smooth, small, lowland

  3. mountainousadjective

    containing many mountains

    Synonyms:
    craggy, hilly, cragged

    Antonyms:
    little, lowland, small, smooth

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mountainous":

    mountain, hilly, montane, highland, mountains, upland

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How to use mountainous in a sentence?

  1. Myles Caggins:

    The forces trekked through mountainous terrain and eliminated four hostile ISIS fighters who were barricaded in the caves, the recovery took approximately six hours.

  2. Defense Minister Panos Kammenos:

    Armed forces have been ordered to start patrols throughout Greece, and particularly in mountainous regions.

  3. Ben Cardin:

    It was not controversial that Pakistan needs to modernize its air force force and its counter insurgency and counter-terrorism activities, particularly in the mountainous territory of the border with Afghanistan.

  4. National Hurricane Center:

    These rainfall amounts may produce life-threatening flash flooding, dangerous debris flows and landslides are also possible in mountainous terrain.

  5. Richard Drouaillet:

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