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Meaning of HIGHNESS

Pronunciation:  'hInis

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the condition of being high or lofty
  2. [n]  (Your Highness or His Highness of Her Highness) title used to address a royal person

HIGHNESS is a 8 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: loftiness
 Antonyms: lowness
 See Also: aristocrat, blue blood, height, patrician, royal family, royal house, royal line, royalty, tallness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\High"ness\, n. [AS. he['a]hnes.]
1. The state of being high; elevation; loftiness.

2. A title of honor given to kings, princes, or other persons
   of rank; as, His Royal Highness. --Shak.

Thesaurus Terms
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