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height

height

 
pronunciation:
haIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: vertical extent or altitude; distance up.
synonyms:
attitude, elevation
similar words:
altitude, highness, lift
definition 2: tallness, esp. of a human.
synonyms:
stature, tallness
definition 3: the peak or uppermost point.
synonyms:
apex, apogee, crest, peak, pinnacle, summit, tip, tiptop, vertex, zenith
antonyms:
bottom, nadir
similar words:
acme
definition 4: the extreme limit; climax.
She's at the height of her success.
synonyms:
acme, apex, crest, culmination, peak, pinnacle, summit, ultimate, utmost, zenith
antonyms:
nadir
similar words:
ceiling, climax, extremity, heyday, maximum, top
definition 5: (often pl.) a high place from which one can overlook, as on a hill or mountain.
synonyms:
overlook
similar words:
altitude, elevation, eminence, headland, highland, hill, hilltop, mountain, promontory, rise, top, vantage
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