What does the word knoll mean?

Usage examples for knoll

  1. On the way she had worn a shawl, which she slipped off when she came to the church knoll. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  2. But I called and then called in vain until at last I came out to the huge old rock that juts out from the edge of the rugged little knoll at the far end of the pasture. – The Golden Bird by Maria Thompson Daviess
  3. He walked back to the bed on the knoll, leaving the priest to stretch out across the doorway. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin