Intermountain High

Science / Weather / Intermountain High: An area of high pressure that occurs during the winter between the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra-Cascade ranges. It blocks the eastward movement of Pacific cyclones. Also called Plateau High or Great Basin High.

Other Words for High

High Noun Synonyms: anticyclone
High Adverb Synonyms: intoxication, altered consciousness
High Adjective Synonyms: tall, lofty, elevated, towering
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Highlight

Life Style / Painting / Highlight: A point of intense brightness, such as the reflection in an eye. MORE

Highlights

Business / Construction / Highlights: A light spot, area, or streak on a painted surface. MORE

Highjacking

Business / Finance / Highjacking: A bond with Triple-A or Double-A rating in Standard & Poor's, or Moody's rating system. MORE

Highest And Best Use

Business / Real Estate / Highest And Best Use: The possible use of a property that would produce the greatest net income and thereby develop the highest value. MORE

Higher Low Water (HLW)

Science / Tides and Currents / Higher Low Water (HLW): The highest of the low waters of any specified tidal day due to the declinational effects of the Moon and Sun. MORE

Higher Octave Planets

Science / Astrology / Higher Octave Planets: The three outermost planets, which symbolize the higher or spiritual level of expression in contrast to the lower or physical level symbolized by the inner planets with which they are linked. Uranus, MORE

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