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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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  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. Nicholas Colas:

    Valuations are reasonable now. They're not low anymore, we're at a level where we'll still make new highs, but there will be a lot more volatility on the path higher.

  2. 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.

  3. William Tankard:

    Lonmin's ore mix means that its production of rhodium is, on a relative basis, higher than that of its peers'. So when rhodium prices crashed in 2008, Lonmin lost a greater component of its revenue than its rivals and this had an upward impact on its unit costs, moving it up the cost curve.

  4. Pratik Sinha:

    Owning a phone and owning an internet connection has become much more affordable and pretty much everyone who has a phone has WhatsApp now, so there's a much higher reach, at the same time the amount of internet literacy in large sections of the population is next to none.

  5. Oliver Rui:

    They can get high pay outside at lower risk, higher return. Why not?

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    • A. hunch
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