Definition of "highest" []

  • A body of moving air of higher pressure than the surrounding air, in which the pressure decreases away from the centre. Winds circulate around the centre in a clockwise direction in the N hemisphere and anticlockwise in the S hemisphere (noun)
  • Superlative form of high: most high. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Superlative form of high: most high. (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "highest" in a sentence
  • "Here and elsewhere in the book, we shall use the term highest tantra to refer both to anuttarayoga in the Gelug, Kagyu, and Sakya systems and to the unit formed by mahayoga, anuyoga, and atiyoga (dzogchen, rdzogs-chen; the great completeness) in the Nyingma tradition."
  • "At one point the term highest values came into the conversation as the common denominator for every civilization-what we all could agree on (for instance, the desire for happiness) - when talk of God fell flat (as it should)."
  • "THIS is what you call the highest priority of children?"