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mound
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
mound /maund/
  • danh từ
    • ụ (đất, đá), mô (đất, đá)
    • gò; đống; đồi; núi nhỏ
Concise Dictionary
mounds|mounded|moundingmaʊnd
noun
+(baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
+a small natural hill
+a collection of objects laid on top of each other
+structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones
+the position on a baseball team of the player who throws the ball for a batter to try to hit
verb
+form into a rounded elevation
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 hillock, rise, hummock, hill, hump, bank, elevation, knoll, knob, swell, dune, slope, tor, Chiefly W US and Canadian butte,:
We stood on a high mound from which we could see for miles.
2 heap, pile, stack, Archaeology tumulus, tell, barrow, (kitchen) midden:
Excavation of the mound yielded scores of Iron Age artefacts.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a large pile of earth or stones; a small hill: a Bronze Age burial mound + The castle was built on top of a natural grassy mound.
2 a pile: a small mound of rice / sand
3 ~ of sth (informal) a large amount of sth: I've got a mound of paperwork to do.
4 (in baseball) the small hill where the player who throws the ball (called the PITCHER) stands
Collocation Dictionary
noun

1 small hill

ADJ.

high, large
The church stands on a high mound just outside the village.
| low, small | grassy

PREP.

on a/the ~
a small tree on a grassy mound

PHRASES

the foot/top of a mound

2 pile

ADJ.

great, huge, large | little, neat, small
a neat mound of leaves

PREP.

~ of
a great mound of paperwork



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