height

height or hight/ haɪt /

noun
extent or distance upward:
The balloon stopped rising at a height of 500 feet.
distance upward from a given level to a fixed point:
the height from the ground to the first floor; the height of an animal at the shoulder.
the distance between the lowest and highest points of a person standing upright; stature:
She is five feet in height.
considerable or great altitude or elevation:
the height of the mountains.
Often heights.
a high place above a level; a hill or mountain:
They stood on the heights overlooking the valley.
the highest part; top; apex; summit:
In his dreams he reached the heights.
the highest point; utmost degree:
the height of power; the height of pleasure.

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