What does higher mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. higher(a)(adj)

    advanced in complexity or elaboration

    "higher finance"; "higher mathematics"

  2. higher(a)(adj)

    of education beyond the secondary level

    "higher education"; "higher learning"

Freebase

  1. Higher

    "Higher" is the first single released from Creed's 1999 album, Human Clay. Vocalist Scott Stapp and singer/songwriter Steven Harang wrote the song about the power of lucid dreaming. "Higher" was Creed's major breakthrough hit which helped to place them firmly in the American mainstream music scene. It peaked at number seven on the Billboard Hot 100 on the issue dated July 22, 2000, and spent 57 weeks upon the survey, which is the longest stay for any Creed song on the Hot 100. Furthermore, it topped both the Modern Rock and Mainstream Rock tallies in the process, setting a then-record of 17 weeks for longest stay at the top of the Mainstream Rock chart. It also charted in the top five on the Adult Top 40 chart.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'higher' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #599

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'higher' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1123

How to pronounce higher?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say higher in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of higher in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of higher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of higher in a Sentence

  1. Michael Tran:

    The path higher for prices will be fairly slow and steady because once we get back to the $45-$50 range, you'll hit a wall of financial hedges that will cap prices.

  2. Sven Borho:

    That's pretty unusual because the absolute growth rate for those companies is two to three times higher than the S&P.

  3. Hernando Agudelo Ospina:

    This is an urban pattern of outbreak of Yellow Fever and it is much more complicated to tackle and deal with, the possibility of spreading out to other provinces or even to the all country is much higher than if it had happened in a rural area.

  4. Chief Executive Officer Ron Shaich:

    Panera 2.0 requires us to retrain our organization to handle higher volumes in shorter bursts of demand, panera 2.0 is not a light switch. To do this right takes time and real effort.

  5. But Texas Gov. Greg Abbott:

    I am pleased with the Fifth Circuit's decision to uphold HB 2 and the State of Texas will continue to fight for higher-quality healthcare standards for women while protecting our most vulnerable: the unborn.

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