extravagant in aims, pretensions, etc.
pretentiously lofty; bombastic:
We couldn’t endure his high-flown oratory.
extravagant or pretentious in conception or intention: high-flown ideas
[hahy-flahy-er] /ˈhaɪˈflaɪ ər/ noun 1. a person who is extravagant or goes to extremes in aims, pretensions, opinions, etc. 2. a person or thing that flies . 3. a stock, often speculative, whose price moves up or down widely. noun 1. a person who is extreme in aims, ambition, etc 2. a person of great […]
[hahy-flahy-ing] /ˈhaɪˈflaɪ ɪŋ/ adjective 1. moving upward to or along at a considerable height: highflying planes. 2. extravagant or extreme in aims, opinions, etc.; unduly lofty: highflying ideas about life. 3. having a cost or perceived value: the highflying glamour stocks. adjective 1. having great ambition or ability
noun 1. the range of frequencies in the radio spectrum between 3 and 30 megahertz. noun 1. a radio-frequency band or radio frequency lying between 3 and 30 megahertz HF
- High-fructose corn syrup
[hahy-fruhk-tohs ‐froo k‐ ‐frook‐] /ˈhaɪˌfrʌk toʊs ‐ˌfrʊk‐ ‐ˌfruk‐/ noun 1. corn syrup to which enzymes have been added to change some of the glucose to fructose, making the product sweeter than regular corn syrup. Abbreviation: HFCS.