Mount Adams

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mount Adams a mountain peak in southwestern Washington in the Cascade Range (12,307 feet high)
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Usage

In literature:

Mount Hood is in full view, with the summits of Mounts Jefferson, St. Helen's, Adams, and Rainier in the distance.
"Steep Trails" by John Muir
He let the blessed souls, the race of Adam, mount upward unto heaven.
"Codex Junius 11" by Unknown
So they arrived, mounted a dark stair, and entered a large, handsome room, one of the Adams rooms.
"Aaron's Rod" by D. H. Lawrence
There are many traditions connected with Mount Adams that have faded out of memory.
"Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete" by Charles M. Skinner
Adam mounted to his studious chamber, Sibyll sought the solitary servant.
"The Last Of The Barons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Adams was very desirous that Joseph and Fanny should mount this horse, and declared he could very easily walk home.
"Joseph Andrews, Vol. 2" by Henry Fielding
For link after link of the adamant chain Mounted endless guard over heart and brain.
"Continental Monthly, Vol. I. February, 1862, No. II." by Various
It is chiefly within the forest reserve, and includes Mount St. Helens on the west and Mount Adams on its eastern border.
"A Review of the Resources and Industries of the State of Washington, 1909" by Ithamar Howell
Adams, Mount, 77, 86, 64, 66.
"The Mountain that was 'God'" by John H. Williams
In a line with Mount Washington, on the other side, are Adams, Clay, etc.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2 No 4, October, 1862" by Various
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In news:

David Hempleman-Adams of Britain announced that next month he would try to make the first solo open-basket balloon flight over Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain.
Belchertown's Natalie Caney pushes the ball ahead of opponent Mount Greylock's Alexa Adams in their semi final matchup at Northampton High School Friday.JOSH KUCKENS Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra.
While the Mount Hood Loop in Oregon is widely promoted by tourist bureaus, chambers of commerce and the state highway division, the 193-mile loop past Mount Adams is largely ignored.
Rugged terrain and strong winds are making it difficult for firefighters to attack a 1,000-acre blaze mostly in a wilderness area on the west side of Mount Adams about nine miles north of Trout Lake.
Mount Adams ' south route is in great shape.
Adam Causgrove of Mount Washington wins Mustached American of the Year title.
Adam Causgrove, 28, of Mount Washington, with Oliver, is a finalist for the Robert Goulet Memorial Mustached American of the Year award.
Why I Drink In Mount Adams.
Firefighters used tinfoil to protect a historic ranger station from a wildfire south of Mount Adams this week.
A Mount Airy man crossing Md 27 on Saturday was struck by a pickup truck and flown to R Adams Cowley Schock Trauma Center for treatment of serious injuries, Maryland State Police reported.
Photos by ADAM BRIMER/NEWS SENTINEL The southbound hike along the Appalachian Trail near Indian Gap and the Mount Collins Shelter area is a moderate one as the trail gradually climbs.
Hwy 141 fire nears containment, Mount Adams fire blazes.
TROUT LAKE — East winds were blowing at 50 miles per hour at exposed ridge tops of the Cascade Creek fire on Mount Adams on Friday morning.
Fortunately, unconfined sections of the fire appear somewhat sheltered in by the mass of Mount Adams.
YAKIMA, — Firefighters are gaining ground on a wildfire burning south of Mount Adams but continue to try to contain dozens of other wildfires in central Washington.
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