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noun as in top of something

noun as in maximum, zenith

verb as in reach highest point

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Example Sentences

Unfortunately, dozens of pyramids are missing their peaks thanks to an overeager, gold-seeking explorer.

Wingsuit pilot Joby Ogwyn has climbed — and flown off — the highest peaks on the planet.

The tomb, though much smaller than the palace, is similarly a vision of ornate twists, arches, and peaks.

Without Obama on the ballot, minority turnout can be expected to decline from its 2008 and 2012 peaks.

But did you see parallels between Twin Peaks and True Detective… …[Laughs] No, no, no.

See how those distant peaks rise serenely over the southern horizon!

On that account they make many feasts, and at night light many fires on many peaks.

In addition to the above natural wonders, there are numerous mineral springs, canyons, mountain peaks and deep gorges.

The land between this and Cape Grafton is high, and towards the north has several remarkable peaks.

A light breeze fanned his face, and all around him he could see mountain peaks pushing upward into the clear blue sky.


On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to peaks, such as: mountain, pinnacle, roof, summit, hill, and spike.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.