knoll
[ nohl ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
cnoll ‘hilltop’, of Germanic origin; related to German Knolle ‘clod, lump, tuber’ and Dutch knol ‘tuber, turnip’
Synonyms
  • bluff
  • hill
  • hilltop
Antonyms
  • decline
  • depression
Definition
a small, rounded hill or eminence; hillock
Example
They decided to have a picnic on the knoll with a beautiful view of the meadow.
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