Definitions For Uphill


  • The upward slope of a hill
  • Going or sloping up toward the top of a hill or mountain
  • Not easy : difficult to do, deal with, etc.


  • Sloping upward


  • Upward on a hill or incline
  • Against difficulties


  • Toward the top of a hill or mountain

Is Uphill a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Uphill is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Uphill in a Sentence

  • It is easier to ride a bicycle downhill than uphill.
  • No matter where you go bicycle touring, the uphills always seem to outnumber the downhills
  • It has been an uphill battle for her to get an education.
  • An uphill battle to eradicate poverty in an area of the state that has never known anything else

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