the upward slope of a hill
acclivitous, rising, uphill(adverb)
"she was talking uphill"
upward on a hill or incline
"this street lay uphill"
An uphill route.
up a slope, towards higher ground
located up a slope or on a hill
going up a slope or a hill
difficult or laborious
upwards on, or as on, a hillside; as, to walk uphill
ascending; going up; as, an uphill road
attended with labor; difficult; as, uphill work
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.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
up′hil, adj. ascending: difficult.—adv. up a hill, against difficulties.
The numerical value of uphill in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of uphill in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What is yours will roll uphill to find you.
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.
The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill; and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success; if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.
It's an optical illusion on the second shot, it's uphill, but it looks downhill. It plays a fraction longer than you want it to. The stance you have wants you to hit a draw. But if you miss a shot with the ball above your feet, it's often to the right. And that's where all the trouble is.
There is no law of progress. Our future is in our own hands, to make or to mar. It will be an uphill fight to the end, and would we have it otherwise Let no one suppose that evolution will ever exempt us from struggles. 'You forget,' said the Devil, with a chuckle, 'that I have been evolving too.'
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