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Synonyms of highflying

Adjective


1. highflying(prenominal), ascending(prenominal) (vs. descending)

usage: moving upward or along at a considerable height; "some highflying fighter pilot fired a cannon shell into it"

2. highflying(prenominal), unrestrained (vs. restrained)

usage: extravagant or ambitious or extreme in aims or opinions; "they did not understand what had happend at the once highflying company"

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