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higher meaning

EN[ˈhaɪ.əɹ] [haɪə]
US
WHigher
  • Higher may refer to:

    Definition of higher in English Dictionary

  • NounPLhighers
    1. (Scotland, education) A national school-leaving examination and university entrance qualification.
    2. Adjective
      1. comparative form of high: more high.
      2. Adverb
        1. comparative form of high: more high.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The oil rig can be jacked up higher when the hydraulic legs touch the sea floor.
            • Additionally, the ratio of dienoic and trienoic fatty acids to total fatty acids was higher in TNG67.
            • The hierarchical nanostructure-based photodetector showed a ~100 times higher photoresponsivity than photodetectors based only on a single CdTe NW.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Higher weighting was assigned to data from double-blind studies.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • To get the rectangle to hide some of the text, make its z-order higher.
            • Cattle futures: spillover momentum plus evidence of a strong stopper (i.e., 96 loads demanded) should kick the opening higher.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Adjective forms
              • Adjective comparative forms
            • Adverbs
              • Adverb forms
                • Adverb comparative forms
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
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              2. en higherup
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              5. en higherups
              Source: Wiktionary

              Meaning of higher for the defined word.

              Grammatically, this word "higher" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form. It's also an adverb, more specifically, an adverb form. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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