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high
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 18
1. In a high manner; in a high place; to a great altitude; to a great degree; largely; in a superior manner; eminently; powerfully.
Part of Speech: noun
1. An elevated place; a superior region; a height; the sky; heaven.
2. People of rank or high station; as, high and low.
3. The highest card dealt or drawn.
4. Possessing a characteristic quality in a supreme or superior degree; as, high ( i. e., intense) heat; high ( i. e., full or quite) noon; high ( i. e., rich or spicy) seasoning; high ( i. e., complete) pleasure; high ( i. e., deep or vivid) color; high ( i. e., extensive, thorough) scholarship, etc.
Part of Speech: superlative
2. Elevated in character or quality, whether moral or intellectual; preeminent; honorable; as, high aims, or motives.
4. Of great strength, force, importance, and the like; strong; mighty; powerful; violent; sometimes, triumphant; victorious; majestic, etc.; as, a high wind; high passions.
5. Very abstract; difficult to comprehend or surmount; grand; noble.
6. Costly; dear in price; extravagant; as, to hold goods at a high price.
7. Strong- scented; slightly tainted; as, epicures do not cook game before it is high.
10. Acute or sharp; - opposed to grave or low; as, a high note.
11. Made with a high position of some part of the tongue in relation to the palate, as ( ve), ( fd). See Guide to Pronunciation, 10, 11.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To hie.
2. To rise; as, the sun higheth.
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