Definition of the high road
- Several local news programs reported the rumor, but the city newspaper took the high road and waited to see if anyone could confirm the story.
- The book claims to teach the high road to financial success.
: rising or extending upward a great distance : taller than average, usual, or expected
: having a specified height or elevation : tall
: situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation
: at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree
: well, luxuriously
: an elevated place or region: such as
: hill, knoll
: the space overhead : sky
: an open way for vehicles, persons, and animals
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