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high five

noun

Simple Definition of high five

  • : a gesture in which you slap the palm of your hand against the palm of someone else's hand in the air usually to show that you are happy about a victory or accomplishment

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of high five

  1. :  a slapping of upraised right hands by two people (as in celebration)

high–five

verb

Examples of high five in a sentence

  1. People began cheering and giving each other high fives.



1980

First Known Use of high five

1980


HIGH FIVE Defined for Kids

high five

noun

Definition of high five for Students

  1. :  a show of celebration by two people slapping each other's hands in the air




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