Definitions for "high"
(abbrev. HI)- In meteorology, a region of high pressure; also known as anticyclone.
An area of high barometric pressure, with its attendant system of winds; an anticyclone.
A region of high pressure. Air flows outward and (on the northern hemisphere) clockwise around high pressure areas. A high is usually associated with fair weather. Also called "anticyclone".
(adj) intoxicated (by liquor or marijuana). Ex. "He was as high as a Georgia pine".
a state of altered consciousness induced by alcohol or narcotics; "they took drugs to get a high on"
slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
Elevated above any starting point of measurement, as a line, or surface; having altitude; lifted up; raised or extended in the direction of the zenith; lofty; tall; as, a high mountain, tower, tree; the sun is high.
Regarded as raised up or elevated; distinguished; remarkable; conspicuous; superior; -- used indefinitely or relatively, and often in figurative senses, which are understood from the connection
Elevated in character or quality, whether moral or intellectual; preëminent; honorable; as, high aims, or motives.
Keywords:  album, fourth, jetsam, bedlam, hogarth
The label found on a 2 or 3-band equalizer on a sound mixer. Refers to the control that cuts or boosts the high-freqeuncies, usually using a shelving EQ.
"High" is a pop/rock song written by British singer James Blunt and Ricky Ross (the lead singer of Scottish band Deacon Blue) for Blunt's debut album Back to Bedlam (2004). The song was produced by Tom Rothrock and Jimmy Hogarth and received a mixed reception from music critics. It was released as the first single in the autumn of 2004 and failed to make an impact on the United Kingdom singles chart, peaking well outside the top seventy-five.
High is the name of an unreleased album by Prince. The bulk of the material was written after the Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic sessions but before The Rainbow Children sessions. Some of the tracks may have been considered for an aborted fourth NPG album called Peace, but most were intended for the High project.
Keywords:  taint, epicures, scented, smell, game
Strong-scented; slightly tainted; as, epicures do not cook game before it is high.
used of the smell of game beginning to taint
Costly; dear in price; extravagant; as, to hold goods at a high price.
highest price that occurs for a trading period
priest (high priest). Under the Mosaic Code the chief priest, with oversight responsibilities overt the other priests. The high priest could enter into the Holy of Holies in the central sanctuary once a year on the Day of Atonement.
Keywords:  win, rank, kate, dignified, stud
Exalted in social standing or general estimation, or in rank, reputation, office, and the like; dignified; as, she was welcomed in the highest circles.
People of rank or high station; as, high and low.
The highest card dealt or drawn.
Of noble birth; illustrious; as, of high family.
Very abstract; difficult to comprehend or surmount; grand; noble.
Keywords:  hie
To hie.
Of great strength, force, importance, and the like; strong; mighty; powerful; violent; sometimes, triumphant; victorious; majestic, etc.; as, a high wind; high passions.
Strength Fastener: A high strength fastener is a fastener having high tensile and shear strengths attained through combinations of materials, work hardening, and heat treatment.
a public secondary school usually including grades 9 through 12; "he goes to the neighborhood highschool"
Grade: A grade of Non-Hodgkin's denoting fast growth. NHL types that are high grade are Burkitt's Lymphoma, non-Burkitt's, diffuse, leukemia/lymphoma, lymphoblastic and T-cell
Acute or sharp; -- opposed to grave or low; as, a high note.
Air mass with a high pressure. Compare low.
Low Bet - A bet covring the numbers 1 to 18 or 19 to 36. The payout for a High-Low Bet is 1:1
Made with a high position of some part of the tongue in relation to the palate, as e (eve), oo (food). See Guide to Pronunciation, §§ 10, 11.
The term high is used to describe a vowel sound which is articulated with the tongue raised in the vocal tract, creating a relatively closed vocal tract. Examples of high vowels in English are as in beat, as in bit, as in boot, and as in book.
Keywords:  unraveling, crisis, awakening, era
an era between a Crisis and an Awakening, and an Unraveling is an era between an Awakening and a Crisis
a registered Irish Draught competition stallion, who is ideal for breeding both competition and showing stock
a high place; "they stood on high and observed the coutryside"; "he doesn't like heights"
slang term for reaction to hallucinogenic drugs
The feeling that drug users want to get when they take drugs. It may be a "spacy" feeling or one of power - there are many types of highs.
When used to describe the position of the circumcision scar line, this is taken to mean closer to the base of the penis and further from the glans.
density lipoprotein (HDL) - a protein in the blood plasma (the "good" cholesterol) that promotes breakdown and removal of cholesterol from the body.
Keywords:  energetic, happy, excited
happy and excited and energetic
pass Filter - A spatial filter that emphasizes the areas of higher frequency (transitions from dark to light and light to dark) or attenuates those areas with low frequency. It emphasizes the high frequency details in an image.
used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency
The highest audible frequencies in the frequency spectrum, which are usually those above 3,000 Hz.
Keywords:  headpin, hit, greatest, split, heavy
The greatest value that a security or currency hit during a specific period...
A ball that hits more to the center of the headpin, often leaving a split. Same as "heavy".
Keywords:  euphoria, feeling, good
feeling good, in a state of euphoria
Keywords:  msl, target, feet, above
Target above 30,000 feet MSL.c
Keywords:  bakey, dried, burned, fired, over
Fired -Over fired or dried, but not bakey or burned.
dose rate remote brachytherapy: A type of internal radiation in which each treatment is given in a few minutes while the radioactive source is in place. The source of radioactivity is removed between treatments. Also known as high dose rate remote radiation therapy.
Keywords:  cyclone, anti
An anti-cyclone.
The food must contain 20% or more of the Daily Value for that nutrient in a serving. Synonyms include rich in and excellent source.
in a rich manner; "he lives high"
Keywords:  far, river, degree, lives, position
in or to a high position, amount, or degree; "prices have gone up far too high"
far up toward the source; "he lives high up the river"
Keywords:  islamic, school, private, public, area
a private Islamic school
name of area public high school
A pregnant woman, who is in her 5th pregnancy or more is considered high.
Keywords:  velocity, gear, forward, vehicle, ratio
a forward gear with a gear ratio giving high vehicle velocity for a given engine speed
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Keywords:  rise, sun
To rise; as, the sun higheth.
Keywords:  simply, best, hand
The high Hand is simply the best Hand.
a term used to indicate a logic 1 state in digital electronics
Keywords:  per, year, times
Usually more than 8 times per year