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mound

 
Noun mound has 5 senses
  1. mound, hill, pitcher's mound - (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
    --1 is a kind of baseball equipment
    --1 is a part of baseball diamond, diamond, infield
  2. knoll, mound, hillock, hummock, hammock - a small natural hill
    --2 is a kind of hill
    --2 has particulars: anthill, formicary; kopje, koppie; molehill
    Derived form: verb mound1
  3. pile, heap, mound, cumulus - a collection of objects laid on top of each other
    --3 is a kind of collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
    --3 has particulars:
     compost heap, compost pile; dunghill, midden, muckheap, muckhill; scrapheap; shock; slagheap; stack; pyre, funeral pyre; woodpile; stockpile
  4. mound, hill - structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones; "they built small mounds to hide behind"
    --4 is a kind of structure, construction
    --4 has particulars:
     barbette; burial mound, grave mound, barrow, tumulus; embankment; snowbank
    Derived form: verb mound1
  5. pitcher, mound - the position on a baseball team of the player who throws the ball for a batter to try to hit; "he has played every position except pitcher"; "they have a southpaw on the mound"
    --5 is a kind of position
    --5 is a member of baseball team
Verb mound has 1 sense
  1. mound - form into a rounded elevation; "mound earth"
    --1 is one way to
    shape, form, work, mold, mould, forge
    Derived forms: noun mound4, noun mound2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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