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  • slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
  • (used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted
  • happy and excited and energetic
  • used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency
  • standing above others in quality or position
    • people in high places
    • the high priest
    • eminent members of the community
  • (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
  • 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
  • a forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed
  • a public secondary school usually including grades 9 through 12
    • he goes to the neighborhood highschool
  • a high place
    • they stood on high and observed the countryside
    • he doesn't like heights
  • a state of altered consciousness induced by alcohol or narcotics
    • they took drugs to get a high on
  • a state of sustained elation
    • I'm on a permanent high these days
  • an air mass of higher than normal pressure
    • the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high
  • a lofty level or position or degree
    • summer temperatures reached an all-time high
  • far up toward the source
    • he lives high up the river
  • in a rich manner
    • he lives high
  • in or to a high position, amount, or degree
    • prices have gone up far too high
  • at a great altitude
    • he climbed high on the ladder
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