High in a sentence 🔊

Definition of High

Very elevated; extending or being far above a base; tall; lofty. | Relatively elevated; rising or raised above the average or normal level from which elevation is measured. | Having a specified elevation or height; tall.

Short Example Sentences for High

  • 1. It was a high and rather a large room. 🔊
  • 2. How many stories high is our school? 🔊
  • 3. The houses were about two feet high and as wide. 🔊
  • 4. It was a decidedly wet blanket on all their high hopes. 🔊
  • 5. They were high colored, well executed and attractive. 🔊
  • 6. Everything around us is a type and symbol of our high destiny. 🔊
  • 7. And he was also held in high esteem, for at bottom he was a sterling man. 🔊
  • 8. And with that Banfi turned away in high dudgeon, and almost ran into Nalaczi. 🔊
  • 9. One's first acquaintance with so high an altitude impresses one greatly. 🔊

How to use High in Sentences?

  • 1. Among them he discerned some of his own guards, distinguishable by their high crowned turbans. 🔊
  • 2. This work is one that challenges attention for its ambitious character and its high aim. 🔊
  • 3. He said she was an exception to her sex, which from his point of view was a high compliment. 🔊
  • 4. The lad fled on the instant, scrambling up the high board fence and dissapeared over it. 🔊
  • 5. I admired their high and delicate principles, and respected their almost fatiguing modesty. 🔊
  • 6. Could this be the same, it struck me, who discoursed like an angel of that high throng? 🔊
  • 7. But the art of hiding such stores is possessed in a high degree by the Tibetan. 🔊
  • 8. She did not paint, and her complexion (a shade too high by day) was perfection by candlelight. 🔊
  • 9. Then I sped away like a hound, and still again he caught me and lifted me high into the air. 🔊
  • 10. Onteora was situated high up in the Catskill Mountains, in the centre of a far-reaching solitude. 🔊
  • 11. The sun stood high in the heavens when Apafi rang for his steward and factotum, John Cserey. 🔊
  • 12. Sometimes the Town Hall or Court House has a high tower, or a fine dome, or a cupola. 🔊
  • 13. It is mentioned as a high degree of wickedness in many of the heathen, that they were without natural affection. 🔊
  • 14. The first was to visit the civil surgeon, and be examined for fitness for residing in high altitudes. 🔊
  • 15. The gentlemen were in high good-humour, and kept falling out with each other and making it up again from sheer lightness of heart. 🔊
  • 16. I had a mighty contempt for men, and a high respect for myself, that was the greatest of my many follies. 🔊
  • 17. Far to the north they could discern the golden towers of an immense palace rising high above a large and prosperous city. 🔊
  • 18. The former showed himself to be an artist of the first rank, while the latter proved itself fully deserving of its high reputation. 🔊
  • 19. This places your character as a citizen upon a summit as high as Washington's. 🔊
  • 20. Their stocking-knitting was of a high order, except that the art of 'turning a heel' was unknown to them. 🔊
  • 21. Both of them were after me in a minute, but I knew the way over that high board fence and escaped for that time. 🔊
  • 22. Getting water hot enough was sometimes difficult when you wanted as much as is necessary for a bath, if the wind blew high and firewood was scanty. 🔊
  • 23. I knew not whether led or carried; I knew not whether aroused or in the midst of his high abstraction. 🔊
  • 24. In our opinion, if there be no other alternative, it is better that sin should be left to chance, than ascribed to the high and holy One. 🔊
  • 25. Scenes from the Ramayan and Mahabharata adorn the great blocks of the boundary wall, sculptured in high relief. 🔊
  • 26. With this blast delivered, Judith set the salad-bowl carefully down on the table and left the room, her head high and her mane tossing. 🔊