Definitions for uphillˈʌpˈhɪl; ˈʌpˌhɪl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word uphill

Princeton's WordNet

  1. uphill(adj)

    the upward slope of a hill

  2. acclivitous, rising, uphill(adverb)

    sloping upward

  3. uphill(adverb)

    against difficulties

    "she was talking uphill"

  4. uphill(adverb)

    upward on a hill or incline

    "this street lay uphill"

Wiktionary

  1. uphill(Noun)

    An uphill route.

  2. uphill(Adverb)

    up a slope, towards higher ground

  3. uphill(Adverb)

    with difficulty

  4. uphill(Adjective)

    located up a slope or on a hill

  5. uphill(Adjective)

    going up a slope or a hill

  6. uphill(Adjective)

    difficult or laborious

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uphill(adverb)

    upwards on, or as on, a hillside; as, to walk uphill

  2. Uphill(adj)

    ascending; going up; as, an uphill road

  3. Uphill(adj)

    attended with labor; difficult; as, uphill work

Freebase

  1. Uphill

    Uphill is a village in the civil parish of Weston-super-Mare in North Somerset, England, at the southern edge of the town, on the Bristol Channel coast.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Corn-Revere:

    He would have a real uphill battle.

  2. Amapola Cabase:

    What is yours will roll uphill to find you.

  3. Gene Kimmelman:

    I thought (opposing the merger) was an uphill battle and a real long shot.

  4. Peter Ubertaccio:

    The challenge for him is that this isn't a party that goes with young, up-and-coming leaders, i think it's going to be an uphill battle.

  5. Jim Small:

    He’s got an uphill climb to be competitive in this race, just to put it bluntly, he’s an unknown running as a Republican in that district.


Translations for uphill

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • hochgelegen, bergauf, ansteigend, mühselig, berganGerman
  • in éadan an chnoicIrish
  • in salitaItalian
  • kalnupLatvian
  • гора, наверх, тяжёлый, трудный, с трудомRussian
  • மேட்டில்Tamil

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