tow·er·ing adjective \ˈtau̇(-ə)r-iŋ\
: very tall
: very powerful or intense
: very great or impressive
: impressively high or great : imposing <towering pines>
: reaching a high point of intensity : overwhelming <a towering rage>
: going beyond proper bounds : excessive <towering ambitions>
— tow·er·ing·ly adverb
Examples of TOWERING
- He flew into a towering rage.
- <the towering mountain peaks of the Rockies>
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