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EN[haɪ] [-aɪ]
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Fhaut WHigh
  • High, qui signifie « haut » en anglais, peut notamment faire référence à :
  • High est une technique de jeu au poker.

    Definition of high in English Dictionary

  • NomPLhighs
    1. A period of euphoria, from excitement or from an intake of drugs.
      1. A drug that gives such a high.
        1. No sooner has a [synthetic] drug been blacklisted than chemists adjust their recipe and start churning out a subtly different one. These “legal highs” are sold for the few months it takes the authorities to identify and ban them, and then the cycle begins again.
      2. INF A large area of elevated atmospheric pressure; an anticyclone.
        1. The maximum atmospheric temperature recorded at a particular location, especially during one 24-hour period.
          1. An elevated place; a superior region; a height; the sky; heaven.
            1. (card games) The highest card dealt or drawn.
              1. OBS Thought; intention; determination; purpose.
              2. VerbeSGhighsPRhighingPT, PPhighed
                1. OBS To rise.
                  1. The sun higheth.
                2. To hie; to hasten.
                3. AdjectifCOMhigherSUPhighest
                  1. Elevated in position or status; above many things.
                    1. The balloon rose high in the sky. ‎
                  2. Tall, lofty, at a great distance above the ground (at high altitude).
                    1. Like most human activities, ballooning has sponsored heroes and hucksters and a good deal in between. For every dedicated scientist patiently recording atmospheric pressure and wind speed while shivering at high altitudes, there is a carnival barker with a bevy of pretty girls willing to dangle from a basket or parachute down to earth.
                  3. (figuratively) Noble, especially of motives, intentions, etc.
                    1. SLA Under the psychological effects of a mood-affecting drug, especially marijuana, or (less common) alcohol.
                      1. Of a quantity or value, great or large.
                        1. My bank charges me a high interest rate. ‎
                      2. (acoustics) Of greater frequency, i.e. with more rapid wave oscillations.
                        1. The note was too high for her to sing. ‎
                      3. (of a body of water) With tall waves.
                        1. The sea is as high as ever. I shouldn't think any boat could put out today.
                      4. (of meat, especially venison) Strong-scented; slightly tainted/spoiled; beginning to decompose.
                        1. Epicures do not cook game before it is high.
                        2. The tailor liked his meat high. ‎
                      5. Of great strength, force, importance, etc.; mighty; powerful; sometimes, triumphant; victorious; majestic, etc.
                        1. a high wind; high passions
                      6. Arrogant; lofty; boastful; proud.
                        1. Very abstract; difficult to comprehend or surmount.
                          1. (phonetics) Made with a high position of some part of the tongue in relation to the palate.
                            1. Possessing a characteristic quality in a supreme or superior degree.
                              1. high (i.e. intense) heat; high (i.e. full or quite) noon; high (i.e. rich or spicy) seasoning; high (i.e. complete) pleasure; high (i.e. deep or vivid) colour; high (i.e. extensive, thorough) scholarship
                          2. AdverbeCOMhigherSUPhighest
                            1. In or to an elevated position.
                              1. How high above land did you fly?
                            2. In or at a great value.
                              1. Costs have grown higher this year again.
                            3. In a pitch of great frequency.
                              1. I certainly can't sing that high.
                          3. Plus d'exemples
                            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                              • Similarly to participants without asthma, monosensitization was higher for clusters A’ and B’.
                              • When you swing a child move it in short to-and-fros at first, and do not indulge in any high or rapid swings until the child is well used to the movement, ...
                              • The low specificity suggests that an immunopanel including also HBME-1 and Galectin-3 could obtain the highest diagnostic accuracy in thyroid lesions.
                            2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                              • High school was difficult, but it was a walk in the park compared to college engineering classes.
                              • Higher weighting was assigned to data from double-blind studies.
                              • High sea levels and warm temperature were responsible of the fragmentation of this European paleobioprovince into numerous small islands [9 ,10 ].
                            3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                              • I haggled for a better price because the original price was too high.
                              • To get the rectangle to hide some of the text, make its z-order higher.
                              • Cattle futures: spillover momentum plus evidence of a strong stopper (i.e., 96 loads demanded) should kick the opening higher.
                          • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                            1. Adjectifs
                              • Adverbes
                                • Noms
                                  • Noms Dénombrable
                                  • Verbes
                                  Liens Connexes:
                                  1. en higher
                                  2. en highest
                                  3. en highly
                                  4. en highway
                                  5. en highways
                                  Source: Wiktionnaire
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                                  Grammaticalement, ce mot "high" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un adverbe. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe.
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