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Engelsk substantiv: summit

1. summit (om tilstand) the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)acme, elevation, height, meridian, peak, pinnacle, superlative, tiptop, top

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdegree, level, point, stage

2. summit (om sted) the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe view from the peak was magnificent.
They clambered to the tip of Monadnock.
The region is a few molecules wide at the summit.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)crest, crown, peak, tip, top

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkplace, spot, topographic point

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbrow, hilltop, mountain peak, pinnacle

3. summit (om gruppe) a meeting of heads of governments

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)summit meeting

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgroup meeting, meeting

Engelsk verb: summit

1. summit (om bevegelse) reach the summit (of a mountain)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey breasted the mountain.
Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)breast

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkarrive at, attain, gain, hit, make, reach

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