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Synonyms for apex
ˈeɪ pɛks; ˈeɪ pəˌsiz, ˈæp ə-apex

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  1. apexnoun

    The highest point of something.

    the apex of the building

    pinnacle, height, culmination, tip, top, end, acme, peak, summit

  2. apexnoun

    The moment of greatest success, expansion, etc.

    the apex of civilization

    top, summit, acme, peak, height, end, culmination, tip, pinnacle

  3. apexnoun

    The topmost vertex of a cone or pyramid (in their conventional orientation).

    acme, height, culmination, top, summit, tip, peak, end, pinnacle

  4. apexnoun

    The pointed end of something.

    culmination, tip, summit, peak, top, acme, height, end, pinnacle

  5. apexnoun

    The end of a leaf, petal or similar organ opposed to the end where it is attached to its support; the tip.

    top, pinnacle, acme, height, peak, summit, tip, culmination, end

  6. apexnoun

    The point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun appears to move relative to nearby stars.

    height, acme, tip, culmination, top, end, summit, pinnacle, peak

  7. apexnoun

    The end or edge of a vein nearest the surface.

    culmination, tip, summit, top, height, end, acme, pinnacle, peak

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vertex, peak, apex, acmenoun

    the highest point (of something)

    "at the peak of the pyramid"

    top, eyeshade, vertex, height, tiptop, crest, pinnacle, tip, meridian, heyday, visor, crown, solar apex, blossom, bill, extremum, elevation, apex of the sun's way, summit, acme, flower, superlative, bloom, prime, peak, vizor, efflorescence, point, flush


  2. apex, solar apex, apex of the sun's waynoun

    the point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun and solar system appear to be moving relative to the fixed stars

    acme, vertex, apex of the sun's way, peak, solar apex


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. apexnoun

    top, summit, acme, zenith, pinnacle, highest point, culminating point, utmost height

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "apex":

    tip, vertex, meristem, apical, summit, cusp, culmination


  1. List of known nicknames for "Apex":

    Apex Productionz, Matt Jarrett

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How to use apex in a sentence?

  1. Assemblyman Kevin Kiley:

    Since I’ve been in the legislature, things have just kind of gotten worse and worse in our state in terms of the effect of these radical and corrupt policies that we get from the likes of (California Gov.) Gavin Newsom, california has always sort of been the apex of the American dream.

  2. Stephanie Drumheller:

    Allosaurus might not have been as big as T. rex, but it was no slouch as an apex predator, it was able to hyper-extend its jaw for a super-wide gape. It was a hatchet feeder like a hawk, meaning it would chop into prey with its head. It had long arms with grasping claws and a strong bite force. Track sites suggest it might have been a long-distance hunter that would follow herds for miles to pick off prey.

  3. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo:

    We apex, we plateaued, it's coming down the other side. That is good news, so we exhale, we can control the beast -- yes -- but the beast is still alive. We did not kill the beast. And the beast can rise up again.

  4. Drew McCoy:

    We really wanted to create a day where you couldn't escape Apex if you cared about games and we wanted it to feel like an event was happening everywhere around the globe on that day, we had streamers from all over Europe, LatAm, North America, Korea, Japan so that we could get our message out there and people would see the game.

  5. Governor Andrew Cuomo:

    We're not yet at the apex, we're getting closer ... Our reading of the projections is we're somewhere in the seven-day range, it's only been 30 days since our first case.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
    • A. upright
    • B. erect
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