Other Words for High

High Adjective Synonyms
great, huge, enormous, considerable, strong, violent, turbulent
These wires carry high voltages. The high winds blew down trees.

far up, great in extent
Daedalus warned Icarus not to fly so high. I was willing to go as high as 20,000 for the painting.

tall, lofty, elevated, towering
High mountains surround the valley.

gamy, tainted, aged, ripe, pongy
He likes to hang venison till it is quite high.

high-pitched, high-frequency, squeaky, acute, treble, soprano, shrill, strident, sharp, penetrating, piercing, ear-splitting
The higher notes make my radio speaker vibrate. She has an irritatingly high voice.

consequential, important, grave, serious, weighty, momentous, heinous, capital
His activities constitute high treason.

extreme, excessive, extraordinary, exorbitant, outrageous, steep, stiff
Houses in that district are fetching high prices.

euphoric, intoxicated, inebriated, drunk, drugged, loaded, tipsy, turned on, on a trip, stoned, spaced out, squiffy, spacy, squiffed
They got high sniffing glue.

exalted, elevated, lofty, superior, high-class
With insider trading, theft became a high art in the financial world.

cheerful, exuberant, elated, boisterous, exhilarated, hilarious, merry, excited
I find his persistent high spirits rather depressing.

elaborate, luxurious, grand, extravagant, lavish, rich, prodigal, sybaritic
With her millions she can now enjoy the high life.

considerable, favorable, great
She is held in high esteem by her colleagues.

peak, record, height, maximum, acme, apex
Employment is expected to reach a high next summer.

costly, dear, expensive, high-priced
Shares are not as high as they were before the crash.

chief, leading, important, principal, foremost
He regards himself as the high priest of women's fashion.

High Adverb Synonyms
intoxication, altered consciousness
The high lasts till the drug wears off.

High Noun Synonyms
anticyclone
The high passing over the country will bring fair weather.

More Words for High

Record / Stiff / Ripe / Sharp / Drunk / Dear / Loaded / Chief / Grand / Strong

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