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adverb high pronunciation in British English /haɪ/
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  1. 1
    a long distance above the ground or above a particular position

    The eagle soared high into the air.

    high above:

    the sound of war planes flying high above the city

    1. a.
      reaching up a long way

      She stretched her arms up high.

      piled/stacked high:

      Books were piled high all around.

  2. 2
    to or at an important position

    She rose high in the company.

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  3. 3
    near the upper end of a range of sounds

    I can’t sing that high.


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