alp (Meaning)

Wordnet

alp (n)

any high mountain

Webster

alp (n.)

A very high mountain. Specifically, in the plural, the highest chain of mountains in Europe, containing the lofty mountains of Switzerland, etc.

Fig.: Something lofty, or massive, or very hard to be surmounted.

A bullfinch.

alp Sentence Examples

  1. The majestic alp loomed in the distance, its snow-covered peaks glistening in the sunlight.
  2. We embarked on a challenging hike to reach the summit of the alp and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views.
  3. Alpine villages nestled at the foothills of the alp offer a picturesque setting for travelers seeking tranquility.
  4. Ski enthusiasts flock to the alp during winter, eager to experience the thrill of gliding down its pristine slopes.
  5. The alp's ecosystem is home to various wildlife species adapted to the harsh mountain environment.
  6. Mountain climbers often face unpredictable weather conditions when attempting to conquer a formidable alp.
  7. The alp's glaciers contribute to the formation of crystal-clear mountain lakes, enhancing the natural beauty of the region.
  8. Tourists marveled at the traditional architecture of the chalets dotting the alp landscape.
  9. The alp served as a natural barrier, protecting the valley below from harsh winds and storms.
  10. Local folklore is rich with stories of mythical creatures said to inhabit the remote and untouched corners of the alp.

FAQs About the word alp

any high mountainA very high mountain. Specifically, in the plural, the highest chain of mountains in Europe, containing the lofty mountains of Switzerland, etc

mountain,peak, mount, cordillera, mountaintop, horn, mountain range, pinnacle,hump, knob

depression, basin, bowl, valley, depression, bowl, basin,valley, vale,vale

The majestic alp loomed in the distance, its snow-covered peaks glistening in the sunlight.

We embarked on a challenging hike to reach the summit of the alp and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views.

Alpine villages nestled at the foothills of the alp offer a picturesque setting for travelers seeking tranquility.

Ski enthusiasts flock to the alp during winter, eager to experience the thrill of gliding down its pristine slopes.