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high-water mark

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the highest part or point
  • he hit the high-water mark of his acting career when he played Tiny Tim in a school play

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“High-water mark.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/high-water%20mark. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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