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The area at the top of a mountain:‘a snow-covered mountaintop’[as modifier] ‘the mountaintop castle’
summit, top, crest, pinnacle, mountaintop, spire, heights, brow, apex, crown, tip, cap, vertex, acme, zenith, apogeeView synonyms
- ‘A treasure trove of undiscovered marine life has been found on an underwater mountain top in the Caribbean.’
- ‘There is something ineffable about the experience of being on a high mountaintop.’
- ‘Nasa is now looking at shooting satellites from guns mounted on mountain tops to change the face of rocket technology.’
- ‘Exploring your spiritual path can take place on a mountain-top or in a university classroom.’
- ‘Discovered in 1980, the little greenish bird has only been sighted on two mountaintops along a treacherous ridge outside Rio de Janeiro.’
- ‘Left barren by fires, the mountaintop reflected winter moonlight.’
- ‘Through the barred windows I saw what looked like forest fire flames dancing on mountaintops at the juncture with the skyline.’
- ‘Jewish spirituality is not achieved by meditating for years on a mountaintop, or by fasting in a reclusive monastery.’
- ‘The first revolt was remarkable for the continued resistance of the Jewish mountain-top stronghold of Masada by the Dead Sea.’
- ‘Along the way, we often got sidetracked by the mountain-top view.’
- ‘Then on Sunday there will be Mass on the mountain top every half hour from 10 am to 2pm.’
- ‘I find it more interesting than being on a mountaintop somewhere.’
- ‘Tourists use plank roads to get to the mountain top, walking through natural forests.’
- ‘Imagine yourself in your favorite restful place - maybe on the beach, by a stream or on a mountain top.’
- ‘His home is one of the many luxurious homes built on the mountain-top.’
- ‘Authorities say rumors of a landslide caused panic at a mountaintop Hindu temple.’
- ‘No matter where one lives, a deserted beach or mountaintop or forest is never far away.’
- ‘For this, he said, would be the last southern Arizona mountaintop to be shaved off in the name of science.’
- ‘Or I may once again spend all my time walking along the city walls, gazing in awe at the mountaintop views.’
- ‘It has even been known to snow in May on the mountain top.’
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