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Temperatures today are expected to reach a high of 30 degrees.
Attendances at football matches are at an all-time high.
Put the mixture in the microwave and cook on high for 30 seconds.
They've experienced both the highs and the lows of married life.
The kids are on a high for days when the exams are over.
The painkillers gave me an amazing high.
He went to North Berwick High.
God on high
We're waiting for instructions from on high.
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American English version of definition of high
a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something
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Definition of high from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.