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Princeton's WordNet

  1. higher(a)adjective

    advanced in complexity or elaboration

    "higher finance"; "higher mathematics"

  2. higher(a)adjective

    of education beyond the secondary level

    "higher education"; "higher learning"

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  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

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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. Vas Narasimhan:

    There are situations where prices in the U.S. are certainly higher than the prices in Europe, but there are many situations, as well, where they are very comparable, it's difficult to make blanket statements, like this is always happening.

  2. Charlie Duke:

    The tension in Mission Control was higher than in the spacecraft, we had communication problems and we had a computer problem that really got everyones attention. Fortunately, the problem was diagnosed and we continued down.

  3. Martin Bao:

    The user conversion price is much higher, but the profits will come slower ... the purchasing power of these users is much lower than existing users.

  4. The Commission:

    The Commission has concerns that the transaction could lead to higher prices, less choice and reduced innovation for mobile customers in Italy.

  5. Chris Rayner:

    So my message would be that consuming alcohol without any accompanying nutrients will result in a somewhat higher peak blood alcohol concentration, however, it is at least as important to consume alcohol in moderation, regardless of whether it is taken with or without food.

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