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Much of what happens next could depend on two looming summits. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is why climbers sleep at base camps and higher stages before ascending to a high summit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Can summit meetings of the two superpowers now make unnecessary our alliance systems? Preventing World War III - A Realistic Grand Strategy (1988)The exhilaration of a mountain summit or the thrill of abseiling into a gorge are experiences that will stay with them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To reach this summit, they will need the sublime touch. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Then he will host a jobs summit next Monday. The Sun (2009)More than 100 came to that first prayer summit. Christianity Today (2000)Surely the summit of no man 's ambition is to push a chair under a royal bottom? Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is one thing to reach the summit; it is another to stay there. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)This week two London summits will try to answer these questions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There were two summits taking place in Europe at the end of last week. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One summit meeting blurs inevitably into the next, while domestic affairs fade from view. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I am on top of the mountain and the summit is very tiny and very spindly. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I am sitting opposite the man at the summit of world tennis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)EU leaders are expected to endorse a new crisis mechanism for the eurozone at a summit next week. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Perhaps the EU should bear that in mind the next time they plan a summit. IN FORKBEARD'S WAKE: Coasting Round Scandinavia (2003)After, we tucked into a delicious picnic at the mountain summit and looked out over Marrakech. The Sun (2015)She had reached the summit by 2.30pm, after being delayed for two hours by other climbers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I recall a marine commanding officer looking around in bewilderment after storming a strongly held Argentine mountain summit at negligible cost. Times, Sunday Times (2012)At the summit of a high building was a young man and I saw that he had a flag wrapped around his shoulders. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Formula One's top four teams have called a summit meeting next week with the prospective takeover of the sport top of their agenda. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: summit /ˈsʌmɪt/ NOUN
A summit is a meeting between the leaders of two or more countries to discuss important matters.
...last month's summit.
- American English: summit
- Arabic: مُؤْتَـمَرُ القِمَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: cimeira montanha
- Chinese: 高峰会议
- Croatian: sastanak na vrhu
- Czech: summit
- Danish: topmøde
- Dutch: top
- European Spanish: cumbre
- Finnish: huippu
- French: sommet
- German: Gipfel
- Greek: βουνοκορφή
- Italian: vertice
- Japanese: 頂上
- Korean: 정상 맨 꼭대기
- Norwegian: fjelltopp
- Polish: szczyt góra
- European Portuguese: cimeira montanha
- Romanian: întâlnire
- Russian: вершина
- Spanish: cumbre
- Swedish: topp
- Thai: ยอดสุดของภูเขา
- Turkish: zirve
- Ukrainian: саміт
- Vietnamese: hội nghị thượng đỉnh
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