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king of the hill

noun
1.
a game in which each player attempts to climb to the top of some point, as a mound of earth, and to prevent all others from pushing or pulling him or her off the top.
2.
an undisputed leader or champion.
Also called king of the mountain.
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  • The personal computer has been king of the hill for over a decade.
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  • The three-way race to become hoops' king of the hill on consoles has whittled down to two.
Contemporary definitions for king of the hill
noun

a recreational children's game based on attempts to reach the top of a hill or mound and keep possession of it

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