Associations to the word «Height»
HEIGHT, noun. The distance from the base of something to the top.
HEIGHT, noun. The vertical distance from the ground to the highest part of a standing person or animal (withers in the case of a horse).
HEIGHT, noun. The highest point or maximum degree.
HEIGHT, noun. (Sussex) An area of land at the top of a cliff.
HEIGHT ABOVE AVERAGE TERRAIN, noun. (radio) the height of a radio transmitter, including the antenna, as compared to the average terrain height in the surrounding area between three and sixteen kilometers from the antenna site.
HEIGHT FEAR, noun. Alternative form of height-fear
HEIGHT FEARS, noun. Plural of height fear
HEIGHT, noun. The vertical dimension of extension; distance from the base of something to the top.
HEIGHT, noun. The highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession".
HEIGHT, noun. (of a standing person) the distance from head to foot.
HEIGHT, noun. Elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface; "the altitude gave her a headache".
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