noun▶ USAGE The abbreviation for height is h. or H. or hgt or ht 1.
an area of high ground
There has been fierce fighting on the heights above the bay.
the Golan Heights
the state of being far
above the ground
I'm not afraid of heights.
Heights don't bother me.
a high level
the mid-1980s, when house prices rose to absurd heights
One wondered what heights of ecstasy the winner reached.
the giddy heights of government office
an inevitable descent from the heights of political power
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