heightnoun [ C or U ]uk /haɪt/ us /haɪt/
the height of sth
- The children lined up in order of height.
- He's always been very sensitive about his height.
- My little brother is only half my height.
- We are flying at a height of 9 000 metres.
- She had fallen, it appeared, from a great height.
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Area: length, width, depth and heightWe use the nouns length, width, depth and height and the adjectives long, wide, deep and high to talk about area and size: …