the note two octaves above middle C, deemed to be a test of a singer's ability
enthusiastic about; very interested in or impressed by
If something is high up, it is a long way above the ground, above sea level, or above a person or thing.
If you say that something came from on high, you mean that it came from a person or place of great authority.
esteemed ; respected
confidence is sky-high:
If you have confidence, you feel sure about your abilities, qualities, or ideas.
to have a high aim
a raised bar on which swinging and vaulting exercises are performed
a function of vehicle headlights providing allowing you to see further
effeminate ; affected in mannerisms, dress, etc
having a high carbohydrate content
a day of celebration; festival (esp in the phrase high days and holidays )
the performance of a dive from a high board
High-end products, especially electronic products, are the most expensive of their kind.
If you give someone a high five, you put your hand up and hit their open hand with yours, especially after a victory or as a greeting.
the highest gear in a car or other motor vehicle
→ to rule sb with a high hand
a snobbish person
The high jump is an athletics event which involves jumping over a raised bar .
(of a photograph, painting, etc) having a predominance of light grey tones or light colours
You use the high life to refer to an exciting and luxurious way of living that involves a great deal of entertainment, going to parties, and eating good food.
a game of poker in which both high and low hands are eligible to win, the pot usually being split equally between the player with the highest hand and the player with the lowest hand
High mass is a church service held in a Catholic church in which there is more ceremony than in an ordinary mass.
High noon means the same as noon.
High-rise buildings are modern buildings which are very tall and have many levels or floors .
denoting a group, part, etc, that is particularly subject or exposed to a danger
A high road is a main road.
the sea or ocean beyond the three-mile limit or territorial waters of a country
The high seas is used to refer to the sea.
a prearranged and usually covert signal to someone to tell them that they can do something
The high spot of an event or activity is the most exciting or enjoyable part of it.
to leave or go in a hurry ; scurry off
In Britain, some people have a meal called high tea in the late afternoon instead of having dinner or supper later in the evening .
High-tech activities or equipment involve or result from the use of high technology .
meeting difficult requirements
At the coast, high tide is the time when the sea is at its highest level because the tide is in.
the latest possible time; a time that is almost too late
a sneaker or athletic shoe extending over the ankle
training shoes that reach above the ankles
A high wire is a length of rope or wire stretched tight high above the ground and used for balancing acts.
at a spot on or near the green that is as far as the hole is from where the ball was hit
Something that is knee-high is as tall or high as an adult's knees.
to live in luxury
to be very popular or successful at the present time
If people's feelings are running high, they are very angry, concerned, or excited .
having the height of a piece of type, standardized as 0.918 inches
the principal altar of a church
the regions of Canada, esp the northern islands, within the Arctic Circle
A vehicle's high beams are its headlights when they are set to shine their brightest .
the diving board at the highest level in a swimming pool