utmost height


utmost height
index ceiling, culmination, pinnacle

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • height — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Vertical size Nouns 1. height, altitude, elevation; eminence, pitch; loftiness, tallness, stature, prominence (see convexity); orogeny, orogenesis, orogenics, orography. 2. (high place) mount[ain],… …   English dictionary for students

  • Height — (h[imac]t), n. [Written also {hight}.] [OE. heighte, heght, heighthe, AS. he[ a]h[eth]u, h[=e]h[eth]u fr. heah high; akin to D. hoogte, Sw. h[ o]jd, Dan. h[ o]ide, Icel. h[ae][eth], Goth. hauhi[thorn]a. See {High}.] 1. The condition of being… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • height — [n1] altitude, top part acme, apex, apogee, brow, ceiling, crest, crown, cusp, elevation, extent, highness, hill, loftiness, mountain, peak, pinnacle, pitch, prominence, rise, solstice, stature, summit, tallness, tip, tiptop, vertex, zenith;… …   New thesaurus

  • height — /huyt/, n. 1. extent or distance upward: The balloon stopped rising at a height of 500 feet. 2. distance upward from a given level to a fixed point: the height from the ground to the first floor; the height of an animal at the shoulder. 3. the… …   Universalium

  • utmost — Synonyms and related words: acme, all, apex, apogee, at the height, at the limit, best, brow, cap, ceiling, climax, cloud nine, crest, crown, culmen, culmination, edge, end, extreme, extreme limit, extremity, far out, farthest, first class, first …   Moby Thesaurus

  • height — [[t]haɪt[/t]] n. 1) extent or distance upward: The plane gained height rapidly[/ex] 2) distance upward from the lowest or a given level to a fixed point 3) the distance between the lowest and highest points of a person standing upright; stature… …   From formal English to slang

  • height — /haɪt / (say huyt) noun 1. the state of being high. 2. extent upwards; altitude; stature; distance upwards; elevation: height of an object above the ground. 3. a high place or level; a hill or mountain. 4. the highest part; the top; apex. 5. the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • height — noun 1) the height of the wall Syn: size, tallness, extent upward, vertical measurement, elevation, stature, altitude Ant: width 2) the mountain heights Syn: su …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • height — Synonyms and related words: French pitch, Olympian heights, acme, acme of perfection, aerial heights, altitude, amount, amplitude, apex, apogee, apotheosis, area, ascent, assumption, authority, authorization, be all and end all, beatification,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • height — n. 1. Elevation, altitude. See tallness. 2. Eminence, summit, apex, acme, culminating point. 3. Hill, mountain, high ground, high land, eminence. 4. Utmost degree. 5. Elevation, high point, lofty position, altitude. 6. Elevat …   New dictionary of synonyms


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