High in a sentence as a noun

And oh maybe, your upgrade price is too high?

When there is nothing but ads, Google is sending you to high-margin ****.

Carmen M. Ortiz is running for higher office on the backs of high profile prosecutions, and now on the body of Aaron Swartz.

If you want to win at the "italian restaurant" search game, you have to bid the highest for the ad, which means you must have the highest margin.

If you saw the original page you would also note that Trips and meeting celebrities is not high on my list of priorities.

High in a sentence as an adjective

It's an homage and the Swiss will be honoured that their famous clock has been elevated to the high-art status of Apple design and innovation.

Learning foreign languages to high levels of communication proficiency was the first adult learning challenge I took on.

Is it not your job to make sure the playing field is level, especially at a school where there is such a high pressure to do well as a result of a strict grading curve policy?

Numerous edge cases that would have been lost in high-level review were caught and integrated from day 1 due to my actually watching people do the job for a day or two per department.

However, this system has the potential to silence a lot of high quality comments on any threads that aren't on the front-page for an extended period of time.

High in a sentence as an adverb

Is it not your job as an educator to make sure those who put in the most effort and demonstrate the highest level of achievement are awarded grades accordingly?

To sue investors basically for having chosen to fund high-profile startups that the plaintiff deems "unlicensed money service businesses" is flaky and will never hold up.

From what I gather, such a large shift in focus and investment was a unprecedented in Google before Google+.I think Google is a great company, I have a super high opinion of the people that I met there.

I remember reading this published insight[1] from Marissa Mayer a few months ago:Burnout is caused by resentmentWhich sounded amazing, until this guy who dated a neuroscientist commented[2]:No. Burnout is caused when you repeatedly make large amounts of sacrifice and or effort into high-risk problems that fail.

High definitions


a lofty level or position or degree; "summer temperatures reached an all-time high"


an air mass of higher than normal pressure; "the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high"


a state of sustained elation; "I'm on a permanent high these days"


a state of altered consciousness induced by alcohol or narcotics; "they took drugs to get a high on"


a high place; "they stood on high and observed the countryside"; "he doesn't like heights"

See also: heights


a public secondary school usually including grades 9 through 12; "he goes to the neighborhood highschool"

See also: highschool


a forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed


greater 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"


(literal meaning) 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"


standing above others in quality or position; "people in high places"; "the high priest"; "eminent members of the community"

See also: eminent


used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency

See also: high-pitched


happy and excited and energetic


(used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted

See also: gamey gamy


slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)

See also: mellow


at a great altitude; "he climbed high on the ladder"


in or to a high position, amount, or degree; "prices have gone up far too high"


in a rich manner; "he lives high"

See also: richly luxuriously


far up toward the source; "he lives high up the river"