Some articles on mount:
... mountains and peaks Mountain/Peak metres feet namesake Snaring Mountain 2,931 9,617 Mount Bridgland 2,930 9,613 Morrison Bridgland Mount Mahood 2,896 9,5 ...
... Mount Vernon was the birthplace of Cooper Industries ... of reciprocating natural gas (and other gasses) compressors, is also located in Mount Vernon ... of Ariel, was a former engineer for Cooper Industries Mount Vernon ...
... Mount Healthy was founded in 1817 as the village of Mount Pleasant ... In 1850, the town renamed itself "Mount Healthy", following a cholera epidemic, in which many of its citizens survived while those in the surrounding territory did not ...
... Mount Vernon is a city in Knox County, Ohio, United States ... The city is named after Mount Vernon, the plantation owned by George Washington ...
... Mount (grappling), a grappling position Mountain, a landform Copulation, the union of the sex organs in mating Riding animal, any animal that can be ridden Vahana ...
More definitions of "mount":
- (verb): Prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance.
Example: "Mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
Synonyms: put on
- (verb): Attach to a support.
Example: "They mounted the aerator on a floating"
- (noun): Mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place.
Example: "The diamond was in a plain gold mount"
- (noun): Something forming a back that is added for strengthening.
- (verb): Put up or launch.
Example: "Mount a campaign against pronography"
- (verb): Get on the back of.
Example: "Mount a horse"
Synonyms: hop on, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride
- (noun): A land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill.
- (noun): The act of climbing something.
- (verb): Fix onto a backing, setting, or support.
Example: "Mount slides for macroscopic analysis"
Famous quotes containing the word mount:
“A land of meanness, sophistry and mist.
Each breeze from foggy mount and marshy plain
Dilutes with drivel every drizzly brain.”
—George Gordon Noel Byron (17881824)
“If you would feel the full force of a tempest, take up your residence on the top of Mount Washington, or at the Highland Light, in Truro.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“... women are more quiet. They dont feel called to mount a barrel and harangue by the hour every time they imagine they have produced an idea.”
—Anna Julia Cooper (18591964)