high–rise

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈrīz\

Definition of high–rise

  1. 1 :  being multistory and equipped with elevators high–rise apartments

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characterized by high-rise buildings

high–rise

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First Known Use of high–rise

1915


HIGH–RISE Defined for English Language Learners

high-rise

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adjective

Definition of high–rise for English Language Learners

  • of a building : very tall : having many floors or stories

  • : made up of high-rise buildings


HIGH–RISE Defined for Kids

high–rise

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adjective \ˈhī-ˈrīz\

Definition of high–rise for Students

  1. :  having many stories a high-rise building


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