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  • 1 High-reaching — High reach ing, a. Reaching high or upward; hence, ambitious; aspiring. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 high-reaching — highˈ reachˈing adjective 1. Reaching upwards 2. Ambitious • • • Main Entry: ↑high …

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  • 3 high-reaching — a. 1. Reaching upward, lofty, towering, heaven kissing. 2. Ambitious, aspiring …

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  • 4 high — [adj1] tall; at a great distance aloft aerial, alpine, altitudinous, big, colossal, elevated, eminent, flying, formidable, giant, gigantic, grand, great, high reaching, high rise, hovering, huge, immense, large, lofty, long, sky high, sky… …

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  • 5 high — Synonyms and related words: Dutch courage, Gymnasium, Hydromatic, Latin school, Olympian, Realgymnasium, Realschule, a bit much, a high, abandoned, above, abovestairs, academy, accented, acme, acute, aerial, afflicted, aged, aggrandized, agog,… …

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  • 6 high — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. elevated, lofty, tall; towering, eminent; acute, sharp, shrill; prominent, important, directorial; costly, dear, expensive; overripe, gamy; informal, elated; slang, drunk. See height, drinking,… …

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  • 7 high pitched — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, aerial, airy, altitudinous, alto, ascending, aspiring, colossal, dominating, elevated, eminent, ethereal, exalted, falsetto, haughty, high, high reaching, high set, high sounding, high toned, high up, lofty,… …

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  • 8 high flying — Synonyms and related words: Gongoresque, Johnsonian, affected, ambitious, aspiring, bedizened, big sounding, careerist, careeristic, classy, convoluted, declamatory, elevated, euphuistic, fancy, flamboyant, flaming, flashy, flaunting, flossy,… …

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  • 9 high — I. a. 1. Lofty, elevated, tall, high reaching, heaven kissing, of great altitude. 2. Eminent, prominent, pre eminent, distinguished, superior. 3. Elevated, exalted, noble, dignified, lofty, great, admirable. 4. Abstruse, recondite, occult,… …

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  • 10 High-speed rail in Europe — High speed rail is emerging in Europe as an increasingly popular and efficient means of transportation. The first high speed rail lines in Europe, built in the 1980s and 1990s, improved travel times on intra national corridors. Since then,… …

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  • 11 Reaching For The Stars — (traditional Chinese: 真命天女; pinyin: zhēn míng tiān nǚ) is a Taiwanese drama broadcasted by CTS. This drama casts Taiwanese girl group S.H.E, Anthony Guo, Chen Zhi Kai, and many others. The soundtrack was released in late 2005, the female leads… …

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  • 12 High school — is the name used in some parts of the world (in particular Scotland, North America and Australia) to describe an institution which provides all or part of secondary education. The term originates in Scotland and spread to the New World countries… …

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  • 13 High and Mighty Color — Also known as Haikara, HandMC, H MC, Anti Nobunaga Origin Okinawa, Japan Genres Alternative metal, alternative rock, hard rock, pop rock Ye …

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  • 14 high — [hī] adj. [ME heigh, hei, hie < OE heah, akin to Ger hoch, Goth hauhs < IE * keuk < base * keu , to curve, arch > Sans kakúd , peak, Russ kúča, heap] 1. of more than normal height; lofty; tall: not used of persons 2. extending upward… …

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  • 15 high-lev|el — «HY LEHV uhl», adjective. 1. of or having to do with persons of high rank or occupying positions of leadership: »high level talks. 2. having or reaching a great height: »a high level dam. 3. occurring high up in the atmosphere: »high level… …

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  • 16 High-level emulation — (HLE) is an approach for construction of emulators, specifically of video game console systems. In HLE, instead of trying to accurately recreate the hardware, to create a platform on which the native code can be run, the effort focuses on… …

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  • 17 high-al|ti|tude — «HY AL tuh tood, tyood», adjective. 1. having to do with or occurring at a great distance above the level surface of the earth: »high altitude phenomena, high altitude research. 2. aimed at or reaching such a distance: »high altitude rockets …

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  • 18 high shoe — noun (archaic) A boot not reaching far above the ankle • • • Main Entry: ↑high …

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  • 19 High Speed 1 — approaching the Medway Viaducts …

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  • 20 High-speed rail in China — This article is about high speed rail in the People s Republic of China. For high speed rail in the Republic of China (Taiwan), see Taiwan High Speed Rail. High speed rail (HSR) trains in China A China Railways CRH1 train in Guangzhou. CRH1 is… …

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