something of trifling value; virtually nothing at all:
The problem didn’t amount to a hill of beans.
- Hill of evil counsel
on the south of the Valley of Hinnom. It is so called from a tradition that the house of the high priest Caiaphas, when the rulers of the Jews resolved to put Christ to death, stood here.
- Hill operation
Hill operation n. A surgical procedure used to prevent esophageal reflux.
[hil] /hɪl/ noun 1. a natural elevation of the earth’s surface, smaller than a mountain. 2. an incline, especially in a road: This old jalopy won’t make it up the next hill. 3. an artificial heap, pile, or mound: a hill made by ants. 4. a small mound of earth raised about a cultivated plant […]
[hilz-bur-oh, -buhr-oh] /ˈhɪlzˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ/ noun 1. a town in W California.