rarified


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rar·i·fied

 (râr′ə-fīd′)
adj.
Variant of rarefied.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rarified - having low density; "rare gasses"; "lightheaded from the rarefied mountain air"
thin - relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous; "air is thin at high altitudes"; "a thin soup"; "skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk"; "thin oil"
2.rarified - of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"; "a grand purpose"
noble - having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character; "a noble spirit"; "noble deeds"
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"In any case you will do well to take every precaution, for the air will be terribly rarified."
He mixed in rarified rock circles and appeared on From Mighty Oaks, the 1975 LP debut by Moody Blues flautist Ray Thomas.
NEYMAR He scored 100 goals in Brazil by the time he was 20, starred for Barcelona and became the most expensive player in history with a PS198m move to Paris Saint-Germain, but the attacker still needs a signature tournament to enter the rarified air of Messi and Ronaldo.
NEYMAR He scored 100 goals in Brazil by the time he 20, starred for Barcelona and became the most expensive player in history with a PS198m move to Paris Saint-Germain, but the attacker still needs a signature tournament to enter rarified air of Messi
The supersized superhero hit "Avengers: Infinity War" has crossed $2 billion in worldwide ticket sales, becoming only the fourth film to reach that rarified box-office milestone.
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The aircrew faced challenges flying at the stratosphere that has rarified air, which reduces engine capacity and makes it harder to control the aircraft.
In the exquisite and rarified plates that modern fine dining turns out, cultures and influences can sit elbow-to-elbow more easily.
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Most experienced musicians will tell you how difficult it would be to do so, and then this element of rarified air out here comes into play," an Army officer explains.