[ sleev ]

  1. a mountain.

Words Nearby slieve Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use slieve in a sentence

  • So she departed immediately, and, turning her steps northwards, she summoned the Dedannans to meet her at slieve Cullinn.

  • The little lake for which this legendary origin is assigned lies near the top of slieve Gullion.

  • slieve Cua, the ancient name of the highest of the Knockmeal-down mountains, in Waterford.

  • Now slieve Gullion, a lofty, isolated mountain in the south of the county Armagh, celebrated in legendary lore.

  • And so they continued without rest or pause, till they reached slieve Cullinn, far in the north.