Meaning of “tall” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /tɔːl/

A1 having a greater than average height:

He's tall and thin.
It's one of the tallest buildings in the city.

A2 used to describe or ask about the height of someone or something:

How tall is she?
He's almost 2 metres tall.

(Definition of “tall” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)