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 Dictionary entry overview: What does dunghill mean? 

  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 


Sense 1dunghill [BACK TO TOP]


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]


A heap of dung or refuse

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects


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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