1. сущ.
1) гора to climb, scale a mountain ≈ восходить на гору high mountains ≈ высокие горы snow-covered mountains ≈ горы, покрытые снегом a chain, range of mountains ≈ гряда, цепь гор the elevation, height of a mountain ≈ высота горы folded mountainsскладчатые горы volcanic mountainsвулканические горы Syn : cliff, hill, hillock, plateau, precipice, promontory, range Ant : plain
2) перн. куча, груда;
масса, множество;
большое количество I've got a mountain of work to do. ≈ У меня гора работы. You'll never eat that mountain of food. ≈ Ты никогда не съешь такую гору еды. Syn : multitude, great number
3) (the Mountain) франц.;
ист. 'Гора', партия монтаньяров ∙ the mountain in labour, the mountain has brought forth a mouse ≈ гора родила мышь to make a mountain out of a molehillделать из мухи слона;
2. прил. горный, нагорный mountain sickness ≈ горная болезнь We spent our winter holidays in a lovely little mountain village. ≈ Зимние каникулы мы провели в небольшой горной деревушке. гора - * chain /range/ горная цепь - * cure лечение горным воздухом масса, куча, множество - a * of debts масса /куча/ долгов (the M.) (историческое) "Гора" (партия монтаньяров во Франции) сорт малаги (тж. * wine) > to make a * out of a molehill делать из мухи слона > the * has brought forth a mouse гора родила мышь > if the * won't come to Mohammed, Mohammed must go to the * (пословица) если гора не идет к Магомету, то Магомет идет к горе to make a ~ out of a molehill = делать из мухи слона;
преувеличивать mountain (the M.) фр. ист. "Гора", партия монтаньяров ~ гора ~ attr. горный;
the mountain in labourthe mountain has brought forth a mouse = гора родила мышь ~ масса, куча, множество ~ масса ~ множество ~ attr. горный;
the mountain in labourthe mountain has brought forth a mouse = гора родила мышь

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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