Meaning of “skyscraper” in the English Dictionary

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"skyscraper" in American English

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skyscrapernoun [ C ]

us /ˈskɑɪˌskreɪ·pər/

a very tall building:

The restaurant is at the top of one of the big downtown skyscrapers.

(Definition of “skyscraper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"skyscraper" in Business English

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skyscrapernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈskaɪˌskreɪpər/ us

a very tall building in a city:

the soaring skyscrapers of New York City

(Definition of “skyscraper” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)