What does towering mean?

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ˈtaʊ ər ɪŋtow·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eminent, lofty, soaring, toweringadjective

    of imposing height; especially standing out above others

    "an eminent peak"; "lofty mountains"; "the soaring spires of the cathedral"; "towering icebergs"

Wiktionary

  1. toweringadjective

    Very tall or high, particularly used to denote something that is taller than anything around it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. towering

    of Tower

  2. Toweringadjective

    very high; elevated; rising aloft; as, a towering height

  3. Toweringadjective

    hence, extreme; violent; surpassing

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of towering in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of towering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of towering in a Sentence

  1. Martin Smith:

    Their compatriots included such beasts as Wiwaxia, a slug covered in leaf-like scales and towering spines; Anomalocaris, resembling a cross between a lobster and a can-opener; Nectocaris, a boggle-eyed two-armed squid, and Opabinia, which looks like a shrimp that swallowed a vacuum cleaner.

  2. The North military:

    The revolutionary armed forces of the DPRK holding tightly the arms to annihilate the enemies with towering hatred for them are waiting for the dignified Supreme Command to issue an order to launch a preemptive strike of justice.

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    The Trump administration has shown towering and dangerous incompetence when it comes to the coronavirus, mr. President, you need to get your act together now. This is a crisis.

  4. Amadou Doumbia:

    Sydney Airport is a city that has never really invested deeply in a cohesive plan for being congruent -- at least until now, you look at the city center and it's towering with soaring corporate buildings or incredible colonial era buildings. But the minute you leave these areas, you're faced with a' city' that feels half metropolis and half suburban.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    In the House, Elijah was our North Star, he was a leader of towering character and integrity, whose stirring voice and steadfast values pushed the Congress and country to rise always to a higher purpose.

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