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Acme meaning in English

Meaning of Acme in English

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1. acme, elevation, height, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, tiptop, top

the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

Example Sentences:
'his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty'
'the artist's gifts are at their acme'
'at the height of her career'
'the peak of perfection'
'summer was at its peak'
'...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame'
'the summit of his ambition'
'so many highest superlatives achieved by man'
'at the top of his profession'

2. acme, apex, peak, vertex

the highest point (of something)

Example Sentences:
'at the peak of the pyramid'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of acme
the culminating point, as of achievement or excellence; summit; peak

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see synonyms of acme
the highest point; point of culmination; peak

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see synonyms of acme
The highest point, as of achievement or development: reached the acme of her career. See Synonyms at summit.

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