What is another word for high?

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ADJECTIVE
of great vertical extent.
"the top of a high mountain"
ADJECTIVE
far above ground, sea level, or another point of reference.
"a palace high up on a hill"
ADJECTIVE
great, or greater than normal, in quantity, size, or intensity.
"a high temperature" · "sweets are very high in calories"
ADJECTIVE
very favourable.
"she had no very high opinion of men"
ADJECTIVE
great in rank, status, or importance.
"both held high office under Lloyd George" · "financial security is high on your list of priorities"
ADJECTIVE
morally or culturally superior.
"blurring the distinctions between high art and popular art"
ADJECTIVE
(of a sound or note) having a frequency at the upper end of the auditory range.
"a high, squeaky voice"
ADJECTIVE
informal feeling euphoric, especially from the effects of drugs or alcohol.
"she wasn't tipsy, just a little high" · "some of them were high on Ecstasy"
ADJECTIVE
(especially of food) unpleasantly strong-smelling because beginning to go bad.
"it's a type of preserved butter, used for cooking, smells a little high"
ADJECTIVE
(of game) slightly decomposed and so ready to cook.
NOUN
a high point, level, or figure.
"commodity prices were at a rare high"
NOUN
a notably happy or successful moment.
"the highs and lows of life"
NOUN
informal a state of high spirits or euphoria.
"if the stable is doing well then everybody's on a high" · "golf provides him with an adrenalin high"
ADVERB
at or to a considerable or specified height.
  • At great height
  • High up
  • Far up
  • Way up
  • At altitude
  • In the air
  • In the sky
  • On high
  • Aloft
  • Overhead
  • Above one's head
  • Over one's head
"the sculpture stood about five feet high" · "a dish piled high with baked beans"
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