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literal meanings) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension ( sometimes used in combinations like ` knee-high'); " a high mountain"; "high ceilings"; "high buildings"; " a high forehead"; " a high incline"; " a foot high" Wordnet Dictionary DB
than normal in degree or intensity or amount; " a high temperature"; " a high price"; " the high point of his career"; "high risks"; " has high hopes"; " the river is high"; " he has a high opinion of himself" Wordnet Dictionary DB
in or to a high position, amount, or degree; "prices have gone up far too high" Wordnet Dictionary DB
To hie. Webster Dictionary DB
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. Webster Dictionary DB
To rise; as, the sun higheth. Webster Dictionary DB
Aloft; eminently. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
Lofty; eminent; chief; arrogant; strong; dear. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
Elevated above any starting point of measurement, as a line, or surface; having altitude; lifted up; raised or extended in the direction of the zenith; lofty; tall; as, a high mountain, tower, tree; the sun is high. Webster Dictionary DB
Elevated in character or quality, whether moral or intellectual; preeminent; honorable; as, high aims, or motives. Webster Dictionary DB
Exalted in social standing or general estimation, or in rank, reputation, office, and the like; dignified; as, she was welcomed in the highest circles. Webster Dictionary DB
Of great strength, force, importance, and the like; strong; mighty; powerful; violent; sometimes, triumphant; victorious; majestic, etc.; as, a high wind; high passions. Webster Dictionary DB
Very abstract; difficult to comprehend or surmount; grand; noble. Webster Dictionary DB
Costly; dear in price; extravagant; as, to hold goods at a high price. Webster Dictionary DB
Strong- scented; slightly tainted; as, epicures do not cook game before it is high. Webster Dictionary DB
as raised up or elevated; distinguished; remarkable; conspicuous; superior; - used indefinitely or relatively, and often in figurative senses, which are understood from the connection Webster Dictionary DB
Arrogant; lofty; boastful; proud; ostentatious; - used in a bad sense. Webster Dictionary DB
Acute or sharp; - opposed to grave or low; as, a high note. Webster Dictionary DB
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. Webster Dictionary DB
Of noble birth; illustrious; as, of high family. Webster Dictionary DB
a high place; " they stood on high and observed the coutryside" or" he doesn't like heights" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
a forward gear with a gear ratio giving high vehicle velocity for a given engine speed Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
a state of altered consciousness induced by alcohol or narcotics; " they took drugs to get a high on" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
a state of sustained elation; " I'm on a permanent high these days" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
an air mass of higher than normal pressure; " the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
An elevated place; a superior region; a height; the sky; heaven. Webster Dictionary DB
People of rank or high station; as, high and low. Webster Dictionary DB
The highest card dealt or drawn. Webster Dictionary DB
An elevated place. High and dry, applied to the situation of a vessel when aground above water- mark. High day, high noon, the time when the sun is in the meridian. On high, aloft. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
far up toward the source; " he lives high up the river" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
In a high manner; in a high place; to a great altitude; to a great degree; largely; in a superior manner; eminently; powerfully. Webster Dictionary DB
To a great altitude; eminently; luxuriously. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
In a high manner; to a great altitude; also, at a high rate; luxuriously. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
Aloft; to a great altitude; eminently; greatly; powerfully. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
Aloft; greatly; with deep thought. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
standing above others in quality or position; " people in high places"; " the high priest"; " eminent members of the community" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
used of the smell of game beginning to taint Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
happy and excited and energetic Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
Elevated in place; lofty; exalted in degree or quality; chief; head; honorable; noble; of large amount or quantity; strong; powerful; intense; tempestuous; full or complete; near to the wind; tainted; shrill; acute. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
Elevated: lofty: tall: eminent in anything: exalted in rank: dignified: chief: noble: ostentatious: arrogant: proud: strong: powerful: angry: loud: violent: tempestuous: excellent: far advanced: difficult: dear: remote in time. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
Greatly elevated; lofty; chief; exalted; intense. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
Elevated; lofty; tall; elevated in rank, condition, or office; exalted in character or excellence; difficult; boastful; ostentations; arrogant; loud; threatening or angry; violent; powerful; luxurious; strong; remote from the equator; intense; faradvanced; noble; honourable; possessed of supreme power; of great price; remote in past time; acute; sharp. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
Far upwards; elevated; lofty; noble; honourable; violent; boastful; principal or chief; strong or powerful; dear in price; full or complete- applied to time; acute, as applied to music. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
Having a more complex and more highly differentiated structure. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
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