Definitions for climb

Definitions for (noun) climb

Main entry: mount, climb

Definition: the act of climbing something

Usage: it was a difficult climb to the top

Main entry: climb, climbing, mounting

Definition: an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)

Main entry: ascent, acclivity, climb, upgrade, rise, raise

Definition: an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

Usage: the car couldn't make it up the rise

Definitions for (verb) climb

Main entry: climb, rise, go up

Definition: increase in value or to a higher point

Usage: prices climbed steeply; the value of our house rose sharply last year

Main entry: climb

Definition: improve one's social status

Usage: This young man knows how to climb the social ladder

Main entry: climb, wax, mount, rise

Definition: go up or advance

Usage: Sales were climbing after prices were lowered

Main entry: climb, climb up, go up, mount

Definition: go upward with gradual or continuous progress

Usage: Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?

Main entry: climb

Definition: move with difficulty, by grasping

Main entry: climb

Definition: slope upward

Usage: The path climbed all the way to the top of the hill

Visual thesaurus for climb