Mountainous vs Mountainously - What's the difference?

mountainous | mountainously |


As an adjective mountainous

is having many mountains; rough (terrain); rocky.

As an adverb mountainously is

in a mountainous way.

mountainous

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having many mountains; rough (terrain); rocky.
  • Resembling a mountain, especially in size.
  • (by extension, of a problem or task) Very difficult.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    See also

    * (l)

    mountainously

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a mountainous way.