(of gasoline) boiling at a relatively low temperature.
Relating to highly volatile high-octane gasoline.
[hahy-tik-it] /ˈhaɪˈtɪk ɪt/ adjective, Informal. 1. .
noun 1. the appropriate time or past the appropriate time: It’s high time he got out of bed. adverb 1. the latest possible time; a time that is almost too late: it’s high time you mended this shelf noun 2. Also called high old time. an enjoyable and exciting time The appropriate time for something; […]
noun 1. the tide at its highest level of elevation. 2. the time of high water. 3. a culminating point: the high tide of the revolution. noun 1. 2. a culminating point high tide
[hahy-tohnd] /ˈhaɪˈtoʊnd/ adjective 1. having high principles; dignified. 2. having or aspiring to good taste, high standards, or refinement: He writes for a high-toned literary review. 3. affectedly stylish or genteel. adjective 1. having a superior social, moral, or intellectual quality 2. affectedly superior 3. high in tone adj. 1779 of musical pitch, 1807 of […]