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"

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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

How to pronounce higher?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    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. Fred Ruffy:

    The stock suffered such a big sell-off that the logic might be: 'Well, if it recovers even 20 percent of the losses, that translates to a substantial move higher from current levels,'.

  2. Jason Ware:

    Oil continues to directionally trade with equities and oil prices are higher, and more important, economic data recently has been better than feared, meanwhile, the backdrop for equities is oversold...This has certainly compelled some folks who are under-invested to get back into the stock market.

  3. John Sherman:

    Fallout from the Fed raising rates is going to be greater in the high-yield bond market than in loans, because loans are floating rate and higher up in the capital structure.

  4. Tulsa Police Maj. Travis Yates:

    So when Roland Fryer look at law enforcement contacts, if a certain group is committing more crimes, more violent crimes, and law enforcement's having to come in more contact with them, then that number is gon na be higher, who in the world in their right mind would think that our shootings should be right along the Tulsa Police Maj. Travis Yates Census lines ? That's insanity. Right ? But everybody's just buying off on this.

  5. Erica Crawley:

    For some women who have healed enough in their own personal battles with this type of abuse, they might be comfortable speaking about this publicly because they see a higher purpose for it.

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