Associations to the word «Summit»


SUMMIT, noun. (countable) A peak; the top of a mountain.
SUMMIT, noun. (countable) A gathering or assembly of leaders.
SUMMIT, verb. (transitive) (hiking) (climbing) (colloquial) To reach the summit of a mountain.
SUMMIT FEVER, noun. (mountaineering) The compulsion to reach the summit of a mountain at all costs.
SUMMIT FEVER, noun. (figurative) (by extension) The obsessive need to complete a task.

Dictionary definition

SUMMIT, 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".
SUMMIT, noun. The top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit".
SUMMIT, noun. A meeting of heads of governments.
SUMMIT, verb. Reach the summit (of a mountain); "They breasted the mountain"; "Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit".

Wise words

Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
Mohandas Gandhi