1. the vertical dimension of extension; distance from the base of something to the top

Similar word(s): tallness

Definition categories: attribute, dimension

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

- at the height of her career

Similar word(s): acme, elevation, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, tiptop, top

Definition categories: state, degree, level, point, stage

3. (of a standing person) the distance from head to foot

Similar word(s): stature

Definition categories: attribute

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

Similar word(s): altitude

Definition categories: attribute, elevation

Sentences with height as a noun:

- She's at the height of her career.