advanced in complexity or elaboration
of education beyond the secondary level
greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount
(literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high')
standing above others in quality or position
used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency
happy and excited and energetic
(used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted
slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana)
- Pupils who pass the test will be promoted to the next higher grade.
- The dockers are coming out on strike for higher wages.
- Sherman recommended that Clarke be disciplined, but higher-ups rejected the idea.
- The Detroit auto workers went out for higher pay.
- The higher officials knew there was a hen on.
- Higher living costs have swallowed up our pay rise.