: meeting a high standard
also : high-octane

Examples of high-test in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Rather than expend resources to designate a new lineup of high-test sport-utility vehicles, Chevrolet will call its subbrand a name synonymous with performance: Corvette. David Beard, Car and Driver, 13 Apr. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1869, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of high-test was in 1869

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“High-test.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high-test. Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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: meeting a high standard
also : high-octane

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