Definition of Taller

1. Adjective. (comparative of tall) ¹



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Definition of Taller

1. tall [adj] - See also: tall

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taller

tall tale
tall white violet
tall yellow-eye
tallage
tallageable
tallaged
tallages
tallaging
tallaisim
tallat
tallats
tallboy
tallboys
tallent
tallents
taller (current term)
tallero
talleros
tallest
tallet
tallets
tallevas
talliage
talliate
talliated
talliates
tallied
tallier

Literary usage of Taller

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1. Frank Forester's Field sports of the United States and British provinces of by Henry William Herbert (1860)
"... the American namesake of which is essentially a shore bird. The Upland Sandpiper, or taller, is thus described by Mr. Audubon : BARTRAM'S TATLER. ..."

2. London by Charles Knight (1851)
"Driven wild, however, by some more persecution in the 'taller,' he was foolish enough, ... JP" This the ' taller' noticed immediately as " an advertisement, ..."

3. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"Of taller race, the chiefs they own Were by the eagle's plumage known. The hunted red-deer's undressed hide The graceful bonnet decked their head; ..."

4. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1911)
"... or kneeling position, and the large harp, with twenty strings or upward, and as tall as a man, or still taller; in playing this harp, the player stood. ..."

5. English Literature: An Illustrated Record by Richard Garnett, Edmund Gosse (1903)
"It ceased in January 1711, and was succeeded within two months by the Spectator, another folio sheet, consisting only of a single essay, whereas the taller ..."

6. The Lives of the Chief Justices of England by John Campbell Campbell, Joseph Arnould (1878)
"The lustre of his fame in latter times has been somewhat dimmed by our being accustomed to behold judges 1 Own Times, iii. 6. ' taller ..."

7. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"... is taller than the Annamite, and more graceful if less robust. His forehead is high and narrow; his face long and oval, his complexion varies from ..."

8. Frank Forester's Field sports of the United States and British provinces of by Henry William Herbert (1860)
"... the American namesake of which is essentially a shore bird. The Upland Sandpiper, or taller, is thus described by Mr. Audubon : BARTRAM'S TATLER. ..."

9. London by Charles Knight (1851)
"Driven wild, however, by some more persecution in the 'taller,' he was foolish enough, ... JP" This the ' taller' noticed immediately as " an advertisement, ..."

10. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"Of taller race, the chiefs they own Were by the eagle's plumage known. The hunted red-deer's undressed hide The graceful bonnet decked their head; ..."

11. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1911)
"... or kneeling position, and the large harp, with twenty strings or upward, and as tall as a man, or still taller; in playing this harp, the player stood. ..."

12. English Literature: An Illustrated Record by Richard Garnett, Edmund Gosse (1903)
"It ceased in January 1711, and was succeeded within two months by the Spectator, another folio sheet, consisting only of a single essay, whereas the taller ..."

13. The Lives of the Chief Justices of England by John Campbell Campbell, Joseph Arnould (1878)
"The lustre of his fame in latter times has been somewhat dimmed by our being accustomed to behold judges 1 Own Times, iii. 6. ' taller ..."

14. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"... is taller than the Annamite, and more graceful if less robust. His forehead is high and narrow; his face long and oval, his complexion varies from ..."

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