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highest meaning

EN[ˈhaɪ.ɪst]
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  • AdjectiveBFhighCOMhigherSUF-est
    1. superlative form of high: most high.
    2. AdverbBFhighCOMhigher
      1. superlative form of high: most high.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Alteromonadales are also considered R-strategist copiotrophs, that would benefit from a high nutrient environment surrounding the copepod relative to seawater.
          • Subjects with elementary or higher education level had higher intensity of avoidance-oriented strategies in the hemodialyzed group.
          • The catcher called for the heat, high and tight. ‎
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • High humic acid concentrations induce homoagglomeration ("self" assembly) and are shown to favor an enthalpically driven association process.
          • High sea levels and warm temperature were responsible of the fragmentation of this European paleobioprovince into numerous small islands [9 ,10 ].
          • High serum concentration of globotriaosylsphingosine (lyso-Gb3), indicating the presence of deacylated Gb3, has been observed in patients with FD [4 ].
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Cattle futures: spillover momentum plus evidence of a strong stopper (i.e., 96 loads demanded) should kick the opening higher.
          • To get the rectangle to hide some of the text, make its z-order higher.
          • I haggled for a better price because the original price was too high.

      Meaning of highest for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "highest" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form. It's also an adverb, more specifically, an adverb form.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Adjective forms
            • Adjective superlative forms
          • Adverbs
            • Adverb forms
              • Adverb superlative forms
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          1. en highest-risk
          2. en highest-paid
          3. en highest-rated
          4. en highest-grossing
          5. en highest common factor
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