High Point


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High Point

A city of north-central North Carolina near Greensboro and Winston-Salem. Settled before 1750, it is a center of the furniture industry.

high point

n
a moment or occasion of great intensity, interest, happiness, etc: the award marked a high point in his life.

High′ Point`


n.
a city in central North Carolina. 67,240.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.high point - the most enjoyable part of a given experience; "the trumpet solo was the high point of the concert"
division, section, part - one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division"
experience - an event as apprehended; "a surprising experience"; "that painful experience certainly got our attention"

high point

noun highlight, peak, climax, best part, focal point, high spot, memorable part The high point of this trip was a day at the races.
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high point

n the high point (of show, evening, holiday) → il clou m inv
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This notion prevailed some moments, and he had almost determined to be false to her from a high point of honour: but that refinement was not able to stand very long against the voice of nature, which cried in his heart that such friendship was treason to love.
We had one magnificent picture of Naples from a high point on the mountain side.
After eleven months wandering in the wilderness, a great part of the time over trackless wastes, where the sight of a savage wigwam was a rarity, we may imagine the delight of the poor weatherbeaten travellers, at beholding the embryo establishment, with its magazines, habitations, and picketed bulwarks, seated on a high point of land, dominating a beautiful little bay, in which was a trim-built shallop riding quietly at anchor.
and gold and silver pieces were showered on them from the galleries, it being a high point of chivalry to exhibit liberality towards those whom the age accounted at once the secretaries and the historians of honour.
At this high point, Miss Knag's friendship remained for three whole days, much to the wonderment of Madame Mantalini's young ladies who had never beheld such constancy in that quarter, before; but on the fourth, it received a check no less violent than sudden, which thus occurred.
The proper type of apparatus was discovered, and was improved to a high point of efficiency.
The two Sirens doubtless were, as their name suggests, the whistling gusts, or avalanches of air that at times descend without a moment's warning from the two lofty mountains of Salinas--as also from all high points in the neighbourhood.
A new home furnishings complex in Las Vegas aims to become larger than the current size of the High Point market by expanding to 12 million square feet of showroom space over the next decade.
High Point University, a private liberal arts college in North Carolina, initially considered Blackboard technology as a vending services solution for students, but quickly recognized the wide range of additional benefits their campus community would realize by implementing the complete Blackboard Commerce Suite.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- Today High Point Auto Insurance and the New York Jets announced a new marketing partnership that offers thousands of Jets fans the opportunity to save on their personal car insurance.
This year, Carolina Hyundai of High Point is inviting customers to their service center for a Black Friday oil change special: $39.
BNC Bancorp (BNC) (NASDAQ: BNCN), the holding company for Bank of North Carolina, has signed an agreement with High Point Bank Corporation (HPTB), the holding company for High Point Bank and Trust Company.

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