Definition of To a higher place

1. Adverb. In or to a place that is higher.

Exact synonyms: Above, Higher Up, In A Higher Place
Antonyms: Below



Lexicographical Neighbors of To A Higher Place

to-night
to-ward
to-whiles
to-year
to a T
to a fare-thee-well
to a fare-you-well
to a fare thee well
to a fare you well
to a fault
to a fine fare-thee-well
to a great extent
to a greater extent
to a hair
to a higher degree
to a higher place (current term)
to a lesser degree
to a lesser extent
to a lower place
to a man
to a nicety
to a tee
to a tittle
to a tolerable degree
to a turn
to advantage
to all intents and purposes
to an adequate degree
to an extent
to and again

Literary usage of To a higher place

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Dictionary of the English Languageby Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"to a higher place ; in a higher place ; more in quantity or number ; in or to a supérieur degree ; in a state of being supérieur to ; unattainable by ..."

2. Grammar of the Greek Language, for the Use of High Schools and Colleges by Raphael Kühner, Bela Bates Edwards (1844)
"It is used (1) in relation to space, (a) to denote a direction towards a higher place ; (b) to denote the extension from a lower to a higher place, ..."

3. A Primary School Dictionary of the English Language, Explanatory by Noah Webster, William Greenleaf Webster, William Adolphus Wheeler (1871)
"From a -lower to a higher place ou or along ; at the top of. _ a yoke. Tip-braid', vt To charge with something wrong ; to reprove severely. — SYN. ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1821)
"Thus, " Black-eyed Susan" may, perhaps, entitle Gay to a higher place than " Prince Arthur" would confer upon Blackmore, in spite of the disparity of the ..."

5. A Common-school Dictionary of the English Language, Explanatory, Pronouncing by Noah Webster (1868)
"... in the upper parts. heedlessness. ly. —prep. From a lower U-rA'nl-um, a. A metal. int-a-ble (un-wir'- to a higher place on or U'ran-og'ra-phy, a. ..."

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