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And Andorra is a tax haven with bargain luxury goods shopping and great ski slopes.

Unlike a normal ship, the bow slopes upward from the water up to the deck.

Meanwhile, the rest of hull is wide at the waterline and slopes inward.

But only recently did this dispute spread to the lily-white slopes of a Montana ski resort.

His funeral took place in el Qilya, a small village spread out on the slopes of mountains just above the Bekaa Valley.

He was the fourth son of a peasant proprietor of Lectourne, a little town on the slopes of the Pyrenees.

Spread out on one of the steep slopes of the Dart, it overlooks the deep-set river toward the sea.

Here and there, though rarely, these slopes centre in a basin which is occupied by a lake or a dead sea.

Near the coast line the effect of the waves is continually to shove the detritus up the slopes of the continental shelf.

Lifted upward, the air as it ascends the slopes is brought into cooler and more rarefied conditions.


On this page you'll find 64 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to slopes, such as: shelf, ramp, hill, declivity, tip, and cant.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.