noun Ev·er·est \ˈev(ə)rə̇st, -vərst, -vəˌrest\

Definition of Everest



  1. :  the highest point :  climax, apex has reached an Everest of vulgarity that may well stand as a mark — Time the everlasting Everest of all classic puns — Holiday

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Origin and Etymology of everest

from Mount Everest in the Himalayas between Nepal and Tibet, the highest mountain in the world

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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