high noun

1 high level or point

ADJ. all-time, new, record

VERB + HIGH hit, reach Share prices reached an all-time high yesterday.

2 feeling of great pleasure or happiness

ADJ. real, tremendous | emotional

VERB + HIGH experience, get the high she got from cocaine | give sb The drug gives you a tremendous high.

PREP. on a ~ She's been on a real high since she got her exam results. This show is our swansong?we want to finish on a high.

PHRASES the highs and lows the emotional highs and lows of an actor's life