What does towering mean?

Definitions for towering
ˈtaʊ ər ɪŋtow·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eminent, lofty, soaring, towering(adj)

    of imposing height; especially standing out above others

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

Wiktionary

  1. towering(Adjective)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. towering

    of Tower

  2. Towering(adj)

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

  3. Towering(adj)

    hence, extreme; violent; surpassing

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How to say towering in sign language?

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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. 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.

  2. Mike Braun:

    Senator Richard Lugar is a towering figure in Hoosier history and one of the greatest statesmen ever to serve in the U.S. Senate. As our longest serving Senator, he worked tirelessly with leaders across the globe to better the state and the country he loved, maureen and I are praying for the Senator Richard Lugar family in this difficult time.

  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. 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.

  5. 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.

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