hillside noun

ADJ. steep | bare, exposed, open, rocky | grassy, green, wooded On our left was a wooded hillside. | terraced I was back in wine country, with terraced hillsides on both sides of the road. | distant

VERB + HILLSIDE be set on Many of the chalets are set on a hillside reached by steps.

PREP. down a/the ~ A stream tumbles down the steep hillside. | on a/the ~ The house was on a hillside outside the town. | up a/the ~ We clambered up the hillside to the ridge above. | ~ above the hillside above the village