Definitions of ridge

  1. To form ridges on.
  2. To form a ridge of; to furnish with a ridge or ridges; to make into a ridge or ridges.
  3. To form into ridges with the plow, as land.
  4. To cover with ridges, or raised lines.
  5. To form into ridges: to wrinkle.
  6. To become marked with ridges, or raised lines.
  7. extend in ridges; " The land ridges towards the South"
  8. form into a ridge
  9. spade into alternate ridges and troughs, of soil
  10. plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip
  11. To form a ridge; to form into ridges; to wrinkle.
  12. To cover with or form into ridges; to rib or wrinkle.
  13. any long raised border or margin of a bone or tooth or membrane
  14. a long narrow natural elevation or striation
  15. a long narrow range of hills
  16. any long raised strip
  17. spade into alternate ridges and troughs; " ridge the soil"
  18. throw soil toward ( a crop row) from both sides; " He ridged his corn"
  19. The back, or top of the back; a crest.
  20. A range of hills or mountains, or the upper part of such a range; any extended elevation between valleys.
  21. The intersection of two surface forming a salient angle, especially the angle at the top between the opposite slopes or sides of a roof or a vault.
  22. The highest portion of the glacis proceeding from the salient angle of the covered way.
  23. The back, or top of the back, of an animal; a range of hills or mountains; the horizontal angle or edge where the two slopes of a roof meet; a raised strip or line, as in cloth, etc.
  24. The back or top of the back: anything like a back, as a long range of hills: an extended protuberance: the earth thrown up by the plough between the furrows: the upper horizontal timber of a roof.
  25. A long elevation; range; earth between two furrows; top of a roof.
  26. A long elevation, the upper edge of a roof.
  27. A long continuous range of hills or mountains, or the back of such; a long crest; the crest of a roof.
  28. Anything formed like the back of an animal; a long horizontal elevation from which the surface slopes down on each side; a strip of soil thrown up by the plough; the angular top of the roof of a building; a raised or elevated line.
  29. Ridgy.
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