high-end

adjective
\ ˈhī-ˈend How to pronounce high-end (audio) \

Definition of high-end

1 : upscale high-end boutiques
2 : of superior quality or sophistication and usually high in price high-end cameras

First Known Use of high-end

1956, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“High-end.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-end. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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high-end

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English Language Learners Definition of high-end

US : higher in price and of better quality than most others

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