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high-up

See definition of high-up on Dictionary.com
  • as inimportant
  • as intop-level
  • as inuppermost
  • as innotable

synonyms for high-up

  • effective
  • extraordinary
  • noteworthy
  • powerful
  • prominent
  • remarkable
  • solid
  • VIP
  • aristocratic
  • big-time
  • big-wheel
  • distinctive
  • distinguished
  • esteemed
  • famous
  • first-class
  • foremost
  • four-star
  • front-page
  • grand
  • heavy
  • high-level
  • high-profile
  • high-ranking
  • honored
  • illustrious
  • imposing
  • incomparable
  • leading
  • majestic
  • major-league
  • noble
  • notable
  • noted
  • of note
  • page-one
  • potent
  • preeminent
  • seminal
  • signal
  • superior
  • talented
  • top-drawer
  • top-notch
  • upper-class
  • well-known
See also synonyms for: high-ups
  • celebrity
  • dignitary
  • luminary
  • chief
  • eminence
  • executive
  • figure
  • heavyweight
  • hot dog
  • leader
  • lion
  • magnate
  • mogul
  • name
  • notability
  • personage
  • personality
  • pooh-bah
  • power
  • somebody
  • star
  • superstar
  • VIP
  • worthy
  • big name
  • big shot
  • big-time operator
  • big wheel

antonyms for high-up

MOST RELEVANT
  • common
  • impotent
  • incapable
  • ineffective
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • unimportant
  • usual
  • weak
  • inappreciable
  • insignificant
  • little
  • nonessential
  • powerless
  • small
  • trivial
  • unknown
  • unsubstantial
  • worthless
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    How to use high-up in a sentence

    What need to look to right or left when you are swallowing up free mile after mile of dizzying road?
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Most of the men leaped up, caught hold of spears or knives, and rushed out.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    Honour the physician for the need thou hast of him: for the most High hath created him.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Some weeks after, the creditor chanced to be in Boston, and in walking up Tremont street, encountered his enterprising friend.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    In less than ten minutes, the bivouac was broken up, and our little army on the march.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    The most High hath created medicines out of the earth, and a wise man will not abhor them.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
    PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
    I was busy loading the piece when an exclamation of surprise from one of the men made me look up.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    Even as they gazed they saw its roof caught up, and whirled off as if it had been a scroll of paper.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    The Majesty on high has a colony and a people on earth, which otherwise is under the supremacy of the Evil One.
    SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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