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Synonyms for mountainous
ˈmaʊn tn əsmoun·tain·ous

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  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

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  1. List of paraphrases for "mountainous":

    mountain, hilly, montane, highland, mountains, upland

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#8235highland
#20658upland
#29246mountainous
#38997hilly
#56263montane
#88497craggy

How to use mountainous in a sentence?

  1. Mieko Kiyono:

    Japanese macaque monkeys have coexisted alongside humans since the Edo period -- Japan is very mountainous and communities live close to mountains where monkeys live, so it is easy for monkeys to enter villages and towns.

  2. Chen Chunyan:

    Continued high temperature has accelerated glacial melting in mountainous areas, and caused natural disasters such as flash floods, mudslides, and landslides in many places.

  3. The NHC:

    These rains may cause flash flooding and mudslides, especially in mountainous areas.

  4. Ray Pruitt:

    It's a remote area with very rugged terrain. Isolated, sparsely populated, a lot of it is high desert terrain; other parts are mountainous, i'm told there are caves in the area, there are mines, unoccupied homes, outbuildings, just a lot of places for a person to hide.

  5. Ramiz Alakbarov:

    Our teams do not have specific equipment to take people from under the rubble, this has to rely mostly on the efforts of the de facto authorities, which also have certain limitations in that respect... I don't have the detailed reports of how well positioned they are to operate and deploy such machinery to these mountainous areas.


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