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moun·tains

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  1. Mountains

    "Mountains" is a 1986 song by Prince and The Revolution, from the album Parade, the soundtrack to the film Under the Cherry Moon. It was written by The Revolution members Wendy & Lisa together with Prince. The extended 12" single version of the song runs ten minutes. It's the only track on the Parade album featuring the entire Revolution. It reached #23 in the U.S. but only #45 in the UK. The B-side was the instrumental "Alexa de Paris", one of the few tracks from this project featuring a guitar solo, and is one of a handful of instrumental tracks that Prince recorded in the 1980s. Both songs appear in the film Under the Cherry Moon, with the video for "Mountains" playing as the credits roll. The version shown on MTV to promote the single was in color as opposed to the film's black-and-white version. Like many Prince songs, "Mountains" focuses on Christian motifs.

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  1. mountains

    Plural noun of the word mountain.

    The mountains stretch for miles in the eye of your mind when you stand on top of the valleys and look out in each direction.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 30, 2016  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'mountains' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3412

How to pronounce mountains?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mountains in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mountains in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of mountains in a Sentence

  1. Team Sky:

    These four days in the mountains are the hardest four days I would have raced I think in a one-week stage race, it's a super hard climbing stage race, even harder on the weekend now. I'll enjoy tomorrow, or I'll try to enjoy it in the jersey and defend it but it's super hard.

  2. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    In our deepest valleys we are strengthened to climb our highest mountains.

  3. Ursula K. Le Guin:

    We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are new mountains.

  4. Bishop Brian Maas:

    Now we have mountains of cleaning supplies and so forth that can't be used, cash is the most flexible way to respond.

  5. Maurice Chevalier:

    If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting happiness achieved.

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