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English definition of “towering”


adjective     /ˈtaʊə.rɪŋ/ US  /ˈtaʊɚ.ɪŋ/
literary very high and making people feel respect : the towering walls of the AcropolisHigh, tall and deep very great : a towering figure in the British art world Laurence Olivier's Othello was a towering performance .EnormousBig and quite bigExtremely good
(Definition of towering adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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