Definition of 'on high'
Example sentences containing 'on high'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Will he plot a path to lower taxation on high earners? Times, Sunday Times (2010)And there is no way they will spend it on higher education. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He beams as she teeters across the road on high heels. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Still less is it to inflict punitive taxation on high earners. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And some young people from poorer backgrounds are wondering whether to turn their backs on higher education altogether. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The extra tax on higher earners might have an effect on people paying school fees and considering independent education. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He also wants universities to engage with adults who missed out on higher education and might wish to become mature students. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sales rose 13 per cent on higher deliveries but that was offset by lower demand for parts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some places fish better on high tide, others low. Times, Sunday Times (2009)India's current account deficit nearly doubled last year on high oil prices. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So let's do so on high heels. The Sun (2009)That's six times the total spent on higher education. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The political centrepiece of the Budget was a series of measures that sharply increase taxes on high earners. Times, Sunday Times (2009)SHOPPING online can save you hundreds of pounds a year on high street prices. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A friend of Bristol recalls dodging press photographers on high school graduation day. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Light snow settled in places, especially on higher ground, as it spread southeast. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I love shoes and most of my spare cash that isn't spent on football goes on high heels and pretty dresses. The Sun (2010)Fifty per cent tax on high earners, I suggest. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Trends of 'on high'
In Common Usage. on high is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of on high from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.