Associations to the word «Highness»


HIGHNESS, noun. The state of being high
HIGHNESS, noun. The style of a prince, princess or someone of equivalent rank.
HIGHNESS, noun. (obsolete) The style of an emperor or king.

Dictionary definition

HIGHNESS, noun. (Your Highness or His Highness or Her Highness) title used to address a royal person.
HIGHNESS, noun. The quality of being high or lofty.
HIGHNESS, noun. A high degree (of amount or force etc.); "responsible for the highness of the rates".

Wise words

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