Definitions for summit

Definitions for (noun) summit

Main entry: summit, summit meeting

Definition: a meeting of heads of governments

Main entry: peak, summit, tip, top, crest, crown

Definition: the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)

Usage: the view from the peak was magnificent; they clambered to the tip of Monadnock; the region is a few molecules wide at the summit

Main entry: meridian, height, tiptop, top, summit, superlative, acme, pinnacle, peak, elevation

Definition: the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

Usage: his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty; the artist's gifts are at their acme; at the height of her career; the peak of perfection; summer was at its peak; ...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame; the summit of his ambition; so many highest superlatives achieved by man; at the top of his profession

Definitions for (verb) summit

Main entry: breast, summit

Definition: reach the summit (of a mountain)

Usage: They breasted the mountain; Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit

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