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Synonyms for altitude
ˈæl tɪˌtud, -ˌtyud

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. altitude, height(noun)

    elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface

    "the altitude gave her a headache"

    Synonyms:
    tiptop, peak, top, summit, pinnacle, acme, height, meridian, tallness, superlative, stature, elevation

  2. altitude(noun)

    the perpendicular distance from the base of a geometric figure to the opposite vertex (or side if parallel)

    Synonyms:
    height, elevation

  3. elevation, EL, altitude, ALT(noun)

    angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)

    Synonyms:
    top, aggrandisement, raising, height, tiptop, lift, pinnacle, overhead railway, elevated, elevated railroad, elevation, meridian, aggrandizement, superlative, elevated railway, peak, natural elevation, acme, summit

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. altitude

    Synonyms:
    height, tallness, verticality, ascent, loftiness, eminence, elevation

    Antonyms:
    lowness, depression, descent, declination, depth

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. altitude(n.)

    Synonyms:
    height, elevation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    elevation, height, aloft, upper, interpolation

How to pronounce altitude?

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Karen
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Veena
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How to say altitude in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2105upper
#2577height
#3039peak
#4424summit
#4499lift
#5019raising
#8604elevation
#10646altitude
#10805elevated
#11032pinnacle
#12119meridian
#17225acme
#20700ascent
#21912interpolation
#26354stature
#35976eminence
#39597aloft
#48074superlative
#126426aggrandizement
#126813tiptop
#201645verticality
#237162loftiness
#303319aggrandisement

How to use altitude in a sentence?

  1. Van Dam:

    This is a rare occurrence that took place because cool, damp air became trapped in the lower levels of the canyon, it was literally stuck underneath a warm layer of air just above. In the meteorological world, this is referred to as an inversion when the temperature actually warms with height (as opposed to it cooling with a rise in altitude).

  2. Jennifer Powers:

    Going from a less equatorial altitude to a much more equatorial altitude quickly over a couple days doesn’t allow your body to habituate to the stress and that’s the kind of quick, abrupt shift we associate more with melanoma than with other skin cancer.

  3. Farid Ahmed:

    I am not in my senses … We have lost almost everyone in the family from young kids to elderly members, this extreme weather has played havoc with the lives of people living in high altitude mountains.

  4. Vince Reffett:

    It's the result of extremely thorough teamwork, where each small step generated huge results. Everything was planned to the split second, and I was overjoyed by the progress that was achieved. It is another step in a long-term project. One of the next objectives is to land back on the ground after a flight at altitude, without needing to open a parachute. It's being worked on.

  5. Hope Hicks:

    ‘ Paul said he does n’t want you on TV, ’ mr. Trump goes f --- ing ballistic. We’re over the metropolitan area, so you can get cell service if you fly at a low altitude.


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