[hahy-loh for 1, 3; hahy-loh for 2] /ˈhaɪˈloʊ for 1, 3; ˈhaɪˌloʊ for 2/
a game of poker in which both high and low hands are eligible to win, the pot usually being split equally between the player with the highest hand and the player with the lowest hand.
Also, highlow. an ankle-high, laced shoe.
Chiefly Bridge. a signal for one’s partner to lead a suit, conveyed by playing a high card and then a lower card in that suit.
[hahy-loh-jak] /ˈhaɪˌloʊˈdʒæk/ noun 1. (def 2).
[hahy-lee] /ˈhaɪ li/ adverb 1. in or to a high degree; extremely: highly amusing; highly seasoned food. 2. with high appreciation or praise; admiringly: to speak highly of a person. 3. more than adequately; generously: a highly paid consultant. /ˈhaɪlɪ/ adverb 1. (intensifier): highly pleased, highly disappointed 2. with great approbation or favour: we spoke […]
adjective 1. needing frequent maintenance or repair: My bike is high-maintenance; this is its third front wheel this month. 2. Informal. demanding a great deal of attention, money, or effort: His high-maintenance girlfriend refuses to get engaged without a ring and diamond earrings to match. adjective 1. (of a piece of equipment, motor vehicle, etc) […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a Mass celebrated according to the complete rite, in which the liturgy is sung by the celebrant. noun 1. a solemn and elaborate sung Mass Compare Low Mass