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Definition of "steep-sided" [steep-sided]

  • Having very steep sides (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "steep-sided" in a sentence
  • "As the morning gives way to afternoon, the anemic, late-winter sun burns through, lifting the heavy mist and exposing the dramatic steep-sided canyon."
  • "In another outdoor new year tragedy, a man died after falling out of a canoe as he navigated his way down a steep-sided river gorge in Cornwall, police said."
  • "Today the steep-sided pit is a refuge for chalk grassland plants and animals once frequent on the now arable-ised fields of the south Cambridgeshire chalk belt."