Definition of 'pinnacle'
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All three are at the pinnacle of mountain biking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The tragedy struck when he was at the very pinnacle of his success. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was the pinnacle of his career. The Sun (2011)This is the age when education is placed on the very highest pinnacle. Christianity Today (2000)This match was a reminder that international football is not the pinnacle of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was more like snakes and ladders than the pinnacle of motor racing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is at the pinnacle of success. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The world watches because this remains the very pinnacle of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Everyone talks about international football being the pinnacle of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This can occur when a man reaches the pinnacle of his career and realizes he has nowhere else to go. Growing Through Loss and Grief (1994)Here we have a man who is at the pinnacle of power yet continues to spout off in unbelievable ways. The Sun (2008)To have them here in this arena and to come away with a medal is the pinnacle of my career. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We did well, but we did not quite reach the pinnacle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The absolute pinnacle where high standards are not expected, they are second nature. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So is F1 really the pinnacle of motor racing? Times, Sunday Times (2007)She had made 21 films and was at the pinnacle of success. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How does an Olympic athlete wind down after reaching the pinnacle of their career? Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is the pinnacle of British racing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It represents the pinnacle of club success, a most macho of arenas in which to flex muscles and forge reputations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And Concorde represents the pinnacle of Sixties design. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Since it arrived in the 1950s it has represented the pinnacle of automotive progress for safety, comfort and performance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'pinnacle'
British English: pinnacle NOUN
stone A pinnacle is a pointed piece of stone or rock that is high above the ground.
The walker fell from a rocky pinnacle.
British English: pinnacle NOUN
career If someone reaches the pinnacle of their career or the pinnacle of a particular area of life, they are at the highest point of it.
She was still at the pinnacle of her career.
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