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. 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.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I now am.

  3. Alice Mackenzie Swaim:

    Courage is not the towering oak That sees storms come and go It is the fragile blossom That opens in the snow.

  4. Justice Sonia Sotomayor:

    He was a towering figure who will be remembered as one of the most important figures in the history of the Supreme Court and a scholar who deeply influenced our legal culture.

  5. Spiegel Grau:

    Prince is a towering figure in global culture and his music has been the soundtrack for untold numbers of people — including me — for more than a generation; his creative genius has provided the musical landscape of our lives, millions of words have been written about Prince — books and articles, essays and criticism — but we're thrilled to be publishing Prince's powerful reflections on his own life in his own incandescently vivid, witty, and poetic voice.

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