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Overview of adj higher

The adj higher has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) higher

(advanced in complexity or elaboration; "higher finance"; "higher mathematics")

2. (1) higher

(of education beyond the secondary level; "higher education"; "higher learning")

Overview of adj high

The adj high has 7 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (134) high

(greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "a high temperature"; "a high price"; "the high point of his career"; "high risks"; "has high hopes"; "the river is high"; "he has a high opinion of himself")

2. (51) high

((literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high'); "a high mountain"; "high ceilings"; "high buildings"; "a high forehead"; "a high incline"; "a foot high")

3. (10) eminent, high

(standing above others in quality or position; "people in high places"; "the high priest"; "eminent members of the community")

4. (7) high, high-pitched

(used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency)

5. (2) high, in high spirits

(happy and excited and energetic)

6. gamey, gamy, high

((used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted)

7. high, mellow

(slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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