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uphill

Definitions of uphill
  1. adverb
    upward on a hill or incline
    “this street lay uphill
  2. adverb
    against difficulties
    “she was talking uphill
  3. adjective
    sloping upward
    synonyms: acclivitous, rising
    ascending
    moving or going or growing upward
  4. noun
    the upward slope of a hill
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    type of:
    acclivity, ascent, climb, raise, rise, upgrade
    an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
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