Translation of "pinnacle" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpɪn.ə.kl̩/ us

the most successful or admired part of a system or achievement

By the age of 32 she had reached the pinnacle of her career.

a small pointed tower on top of a building, or the top part of a mountain

pináculo, cumbre, cima
literary The pinnacles of the Himalayas were visible above the clouds.

(Translation of “pinnacle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpinəkl/

a tall thin spire built on the roof of a church, castle etc.


a high pointed rock or mountain

cima, cumbre, pico
It was a dangerous pinnacle to climb.

a high point (of achievement, success etc)

He has reached the pinnacle of his career.

(Translation of “pinnacle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)