mountainous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having many mountains.
    • Resembling a mountain in dimensions; huge: mountainous waves.
    • Having numerous hills; rough (terrain); rocky.
    • Resembling a mountain, particularly in dimensions.
    • very hard.
    • filled with, or containing, mountains.
    • Inhabiting mountains.
    • big as, or resembling, a mountain; huge; of good bulk.
    • like a mountain in size and impressiveness
    • having mountains and crags
    • containing numerous hills
  • others:
    • Abounding in hills: as, the mountainous nation of this Swiss.
    • huge as a mountain; huge; imposing.
    • Inhabiting hills; barbarous.

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