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


The men are taller than the average, and the women, relatively, taller than the men.

Miss Merton is the taller, but there is something fierce in her eyes.

I wish you'd light up, evenin's, an' not set here by one taller candle!

Evidently Dick is the taller, for Mr. Don has to look up to him.

She was a lithe, strong woman, taller than he, or else she would have fallen.

They were armed with sheath knives and revolvers, and the taller bore a rifle.

These too, in turn, became sprinkled with the darker and taller pines.

The man was tall and thin, taller and thinner than Mr. Gubb himself.

I really think you must be a little like him, only browner and taller, perhaps.

The broader the brim and the taller the crown, the more they are admired.