Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: downhill
IPA transcription: [d'aʊnh'ɪl]
Pronunciations of downhill
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: declivitous, downhill, downward-sloping
    Meaning: sloping down rather steeply
Usage examples
  • After he rejoined we skidded downhill pretty fast, leaders on ski, Oates and Wilson on foot alongside sledge--Evans detached.
  • But now, in his climbing on the steep hillside, his rifle was in his left hand, downhill, and his footing, caught as he was with one foot half raised, was insecure.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Kandersteg, License CC BY-SA 4.0