Student Thesaurus

One entry found for altitude.
Entry Word: altitude
Function: noun
Text: 1 the distance of something or someone from bottom to top <the altitude of the highest mountain in the U.S. is only about two thirds that of the highest mountain in the world> -- see HEIGHT 3
2 the most extreme or advanced point <a man whose arrogance continues to reach new altitudes> -- see HEIGHT 2
3 usually altitudes plural
an area of high ground <the air is thinner at higher altitudes> -- see HEIGHT 4