Usage examples for higher

  1. " Of higher rank you mean. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. So He went higher – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  3. Let us look yet higher – Equality by Edward Bellamy
  4. I would know more of him, and raise him to a higher fortune, if he pleases me. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  5. Usually the girls laughed and called back to them or went on more quickly, the colour in their cheeks a little higher – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  6. Keep 'em up higher – Pardners by Rex Beach
  7. A What- to- do Club is one step toward higher village life. – Prisoners of Poverty Abroad by Helen Campbell
  8. 13, 893. Do you think there was a higher price paid anywhere else this year? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. You live in some higher place. – The Mormon Prophet by Lily Dougall
  10. Five thousan' is a higher price than I'll pay fer luxeries like women. – Prairie Flowers by James B. Hendryx
  11. In a certain sense no higher praise can be given. – The English Novel by George Saintsbury
  12. He found, however, that he had cut too low, and that it had run higher up. – Peter Parley's Tales About America and Australia by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
  13. " She had neither heart nor mind, in the higher sense of those words. – Basil by Wilkie Collins
  14. Perhaps a higher than of any other young gentleman, with whom you are acquainted. – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  15. If you hear a noise on the stairs, go up quick to the higher floor and don't come down till all danger is over of your being seen. – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  16. There is a much higher point of view than that. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  17. Elizabeth's head went higher – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  18. They are given by all far the benefit of all, and owe their presence in the State not to the State's permission but to a higher authority. – John Marshall and the Constitution A Chronicle of the Supreme Court, Volume 16 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Edward S. Corwin
  19. So it was with another a little higher up, who remarked that the road was " very clatty." – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  20. They are not, as far as I know, found in the higher parts of the island. – The Romance of Natural History, Second Series by Philip Henry Gosse