Meaning of uphill
Pronunciation: (adv., adj.up'hil'n.up'hil&sec), [key]
- up or as if up the slope of a hill or other incline; upward: The soldiers marched uphill. Water does not run uphill without assistance.
- going or tending upward on or as if on a hill: an uphill road.
- at a high place or point: an uphill village.
- laboriously fatiguing or difficult: an uphill struggle to become wealthy.
- a rising terrain; ascent.
- uphill (Thesaurus)