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a high sound is near the upper end of a range of sounds. For example, the song of a bird is a high sound, but a cow or a large drum makes a low sound
a high-pitched voice or sound is very high
easy to hear
a plaintive sound is high and sad
making a short high noise
making a creaking sound
with a sound like metal hitting something
a jumpy image or sound keeps moving or being interrupted
a reedy sound is weak and high
near the upper end of a range of sounds
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
reminding you of death in an unpleasant and frightening way
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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Free thesaurus definition of describing sounds that are high and short from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.