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Synonyms for pinnacle
ˈpɪn ə kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pinnacle(noun)

    (architecture) a slender upright spire at the top of a buttress of tower

    tiptop, top, peak, summit, superlative, acme, height, meridian, elevation

  2. acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop, top(noun)

    the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

    "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"

    top of the inning, bloom, heyday, efflorescence, blossom, teetotum, crown, upper side, aggrandisement, visor, aggrandizement, crest, line of longitude, lift, peak, stature, elevation, point, upside, spinning top, vizor, prime, big top, apex, round top, raising, eyeshade, tallness, natural elevation, extremum, top side, whirligig, meridian, superlative degree, acme, circus tent, flower, flush, cover, bill, summit meeting, top, superlative, height, tiptop, vertex, summit, tip, altitude

  3. pinnacle(verb)

    a lofty peak

    tiptop, top, peak, summit, superlative, acme, height, meridian, elevation

  4. pinnacle(verb)

    surmount with a pinnacle

    "pinnacle a pediment"

  5. pinnacle(verb)

    raise on or as if on a pinnacle

    "He did not want to be pinnacled"


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  2. pinnacle(noun)

    to put something on a pinnacle


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pinnacle(n.)

    turret, minaret

  2. pinnacle(n.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pinnacle(n)

    peak, summit, top, apex, zenith, finial

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    climax, apogee, culmination

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  1. Stephan Winkelmann:

    It's like with an engineering degree which attracts more men than women, that's just how it is, males are more into the car business and the super sportscar is the pinnacle of that business.

  2. Kyle Kashuv:

    Harvard deciding that someone can't grow, especially after a life-altering event like the shooting, is deeply concerning. If any institution should understand growth, it's Harvard, which is looked to as the pinnacle of higher education despite its checkered past.

  3. Justin Pfaff:

    [Patel] did a great job, we were very close ahead of time because we’d spent so much time training over the last year … we all just kind of fed off one another, and she was the pinnacle of that. She was the one at the front to make sure everybody was in the right mindset, giving one another motivation.

  4. Dave Player:

    The Le Mans 24 Hours is the pinnacle of team endurance racing. For us to even dream of entering it is a massive, massive challenge. We know that, we've got to prove that it is possible. It's not easy and you can only get there, like every other racing driver, if you make it happen. We're making it happen. It will happen.

  5. Idris Elba:

    It's ironic that I've definitely reached a pinnacle in my acting space, which is amazing, but it means that I can't really take time out to concentrate on music, but next year, the whole of the spring through April, is dedicated to touring and putting out this Hiatus album alongside a string of tours.

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