- the top or summit of a hill.
- Fox Hunting.
- to follow the progress of a hunt on horseback but without jumping.
- to follow the hunt on foot or in an automobile.
Origin of hilltop
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Examples from the Web for hilltop
The Likud's hilltop youth, headed by (MK) Yariv Levin, are leading Israel into the murky waters of a totalitarian state.Egyptian Physician's Family Rejects Yad Vashem Honor
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On a visit to China three years ago, I was taken to a hilltop park in a small city in Guangdong province.David's Bookclub: It Was a Long Time Ago and It Never Happened Anyway
April 1, 2013
They were two of the three "Hilltop schools", green leafy campuses in the Riverdale neighborhood of the Bronx.Sex Abuse Scandals at Horace Mann: What Do They Tell Us About Private School?
March 26, 2013
But Hilltop was running out of money to pay Young for the no-show job.Witness Testifies He Took Rielle Hunter to an Airport in the Dead of Night
May 8, 2012
Striving in every frame for scientific legitimacy, Gilbert opens the film standing on a hilltop addressing the audience.TV's Forgotten Reality Show
April 19, 2011
From the gate the wall bent around the edge of the hilltop, shutting it in.Buried Cities: Pompeii, Olympia, Mycenae
The Whittaker place on the hilltop was the nearest house, and that was some distance off.Cy Whittaker's Place
Joseph C. Lincoln
From the hilltop the view was much the same, but more extensive.Galusha the Magnificent
Joseph C. Lincoln
At the hilltop she stopped, unaware of his coming, and looked back.The Duke Of Chimney Butte
G. W. Ogden
At length the hilltop was gained, and a long descent confronted them.The Hound From The North
Word Origin and History for hilltop
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper