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Definition of "culminant" [cul•mi•nant]

  • Being at the highest altitude. (adjective)
  • Reaching the highest point or degree; highest. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "culminant" in a sentence
  • "And, oh my, should I even mention the first great culminant moment of this movieare there more in a movie?"
  • "En effet, je fais des poussées de fievre fulgurante, culminant a 40 .... 38 dans le meilleur des cas ..."
  • "The culminant point of this was the Chief of Police himself pointing at me while he rode by and telling me to be good."