at the height of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of at the height of

: at the most advanced or extreme point of (something)
  • He was at the height of his fame when he died.

Word by Word Definitions

height play
  1. : the part that rises or extends upward the greatest distance : the highest part : summit

  2. : the most advanced or extreme point of something : zenith

  3. : the distance from the bottom to the top of someone or something standing upright


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