something that is oriented vertically
a vertical structural member as a post or stake
"the ball sailed between the uprights"
at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line
"a vertical camera angle"; "the monument consists of two vertical pillars supporting a horizontal slab"; "measure the perpendicular height"
relating to or involving all stages of a business from production to distribution
erect, vertical, upright(adj)
upright in position or posture
"an erect stature"; "erect flower stalks"; "for a dog, an erect tail indicates aggression"; "a column still vertical amid the ruins"; "he sat bolt upright"
of or relating to different levels in a hierarchy (as levels of social class or income group)
"vertical social mobility"
A vertex or zenith
A vertical geometrical figure; a perpendicular
An individual slat in a set of vertical blinds.
A vertical component of a structure.
along the direction of a plumbline or along a straight line that includes the center of the Earth
In a two dimensional Cartesian co-ordinate system, describing the axis oriented normal (perpendicular, at right angles) to the horizontal axis.
Of or pertaining to vertical markets.
of or pertaining to the vertex; situated at the vertex, or highest point; directly overhead, or in the zenith; perpendicularly above one
perpendicular to the plane of the horizon; upright; plumb; as, a vertical line
vertical position; zenith
a vertical line, plane, or circle
Origin: [Cf. F. vertical. See Vertex.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'vertical' in Adjectives Frequency: #674
The numerical value of vertical in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of vertical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of vertical in a Sentence
There's not a vertical chain of command structure.
Dancing is a vertical expression of a horizontal desire.
I ’m lucky to be here, vertical and mobile, to be honest.
It´s a vertical climb, you go up and up and there´s no rest.
We didn't come here for the vertical, we came here for the whole experience.
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Translations for vertical
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- رأسي, عموديArabic
- verticalCatalan, Valencian
- senkrecht, vertikalGerman
- dìreachScottish Gaelic
- लंबवत्, खड़ाHindi
- 直立, 縦, 垂直Japanese
- lodrät, vertikalt, vertikal, lodrättSwedish
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