tower above/over sb/sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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tower above/over sb/sth

phrasal verb with tower uk   /taʊər/  us   /taʊ.ɚ/ verb [I usually + adv/prep]
to be very ​tall in ​comparison with someone or something ​else: The new ​hoteltowers over the Shanghai ​skyline. Although he's only twelve, David ​towers over his ​mother.
(Definition of tower above/over sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tower above/over sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 比…高, 矗立在…上…
in Chinese (Traditional) 比…高, 矗立在…上…
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