Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “high”

high

adjective (ABOVE AVERAGE)
超过平均水平
    /haɪ/
greater than the usual level or amount
(比通常水平)高的,多的
The job demands a high level of concentration.
这项工作需要精神高度集中
He suffers from high blood pressure.
他患有高血压。
Antique furniture fetches very high prices these days.
这段时间古董家具的卖价很高。
She got very high marks in her geography exam.
她的地理考试得分很高。
It's very dangerous to drive at high speed when the roads are wet.
在潮湿的路面上高速驾驶是很危险的。
He's in a high-security prison.
他被关在一处戒备森严的监狱中。
Big and quite bigEnormous
high in sth containing a large quantity of something: I avoid foods that are high in fat. high standards/principles very good or very moral standards
高标准/高度的道德准则
She was a woman of high principles.
她是一位道德高尚的女士。
She demands very high standards from the people who work for her.
她对为她工作的人要求很高。
Virtue and moral good
high winds fast, strong wind
大风,强风
High winds caused delays on the ferries.
大风导致渡轮延误。
Wind and windsStormy weatherPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
(Definition of high adjective (ABOVE AVERAGE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “high” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

neighbourly

friendly or helpful

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More