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DUNGHILL

 Dictionary entry overview: What does dunghill mean? 

DUNGHILL (noun)
  The noun DUNGHILL has 2 senses:

1. a foul or degraded condition
2. a heap of dung or refuse

  Familiarity information: DUNGHILL used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DUNGHILL (noun)


Sense 1dunghill [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A foul or degraded condition

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("dunghill" is a kind of...):

unsanitariness (a state that is not conducive to health)


Sense 2dunghill [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A heap of dung or refuse

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

muckheap; muckhill; dunghill; midden

Hypernyms ("dunghill" is a kind of...):

agglomerate; cumulation; cumulus; heap; mound; pile (a collection of objects laid on top of each other)


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