noun. ['ˈsʌmət, ˈsʌmɪt'] the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill).
- topographic point
- mountain peak
Words that Rhyme with Summit
Example sentences of the word summit
1. Noun, singular or mass
However, with a summit elevation of 13,010 feet, the mountain provides a more majestic view.
Quotes containing the word summit
1. Each and every master, regardless of the era or the place, heard the call and attained harmony with heaven and earth. There are many paths leading to the top of Mount Fuji, but there is only one summit - love.
- Morihei Ueshiba
2. Life is but a day:A fragile dewdrop on its perilious wayFrom a tree's summit
- John Keats
3. Once the soul awakens, the search begins and you can never go back. From then on, you are inflamed with a special longing that will never again let you linger in the lowlands of complacency and partial fulfillment. The eternal makes you urgent. You are loath to let compromise or the threat of danger hold you back from striving toward the summit of fulfillment.
- John O'Donohue, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom
noun. ['ˈsʌmət, ˈsʌmɪt'] a meeting of heads of governments.
- group meeting
- summit meeting
noun. ['ˈsʌmət, ˈsʌmɪt'] the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development.
- bottom out
verb. ['ˈsʌmət, ˈsʌmɪt'] reach the summit (of a mountain).
- arrive at