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A position of superiority over others, especially competitors or opponents: used negotiations as a way to gain the psychological and intellectual high ground.
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|Noun||1.||high ground - a position of superiority over opponents or competitors|
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noun advantage, lead, edge, dominance, superiority, upper hand, ascendancy, pre-eminence, moral high ground The President must seek to regain the high ground in the political debate.
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