pinnacle

  • 1 Pinnacle — Systems Unternehmensform Kapitalgesellschaft Unternehmenssitz Mount …

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  • 2 pinnacle — [pin′ə kəl] n. [ME pinacle < MFr < LL(Ec) pinnaculum, dim. L pinna, pinnacle, feather: see PEN2] 1. a small turret or spire on a buttress or a supporting pier 2. a pointed formation, as at the top of a mountain; peak 3. the highest point;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Pinnacle — (Dinner Plain,Австралия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 1932 Tower Road, 3898 Dinner Plain, Австр …

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  • 4 Pinnacle — Pin na*cle, n. [OE. pinacle, F. pinacle, L. pinnaculum, fr. pinna pinnacle, feather. See {Pin} a peg.] 1. (Arch.) An architectural member, upright, and generally ending in a small spire, used to finish a buttress, to constitute a part in a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Pinnacle — Pin na*cle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pinnacled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pinnacling}.] To build or furnish with a pinnacle or pinnacles. T. Warton. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 pinnacle — I noun acme, apex, apogee, cap, ceiling, climax, consummation, crest, crown, crowning point, culmination, extremity, head, height, highest degree, highest point, meridian, peak, point, summit, tip, top, upper extremity, utmost extent, utmost… …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 pinnacle — (n.) c.1300, from O.Fr. pinacle (1261), from L.L. pinnaculum gable, dim. of pinna peak, point, often confused with penna wing, feather. Figurative use is attested from c.1400 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 pinnacle — *summit, peak, apex, acme, climax, culmination, meridian, zenith, apogee …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 pinnacle — [n] top, crest acme, apex, apogee, climax, cone, crown, culmination, greatest, height, max*, most*, needle*, obelisk, peak, pyramid, spire, steeple, summit, tops, tower, vertex, zenith; concepts 706,836 Ant. base, bottom, nadir …

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  • 10 pinnacle — ► NOUN 1) a high pointed piece of rock. 2) a small pointed turret built as an ornament on a roof. 3) the most successful point. ORIGIN Latin pinnaculum, from pinna wing, point …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Pinnacle — Pinnacles Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Pinacle. Pinnacle peut désigner : Pinnacle Airlines, une petite compagnie aérienne américaine,… …

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  • 12 pinnacle — n. 1) to reach a pinnacle (to reach the pinnacle of one s power) 2) at a pinnacle (at the pinnacle of one s success) * * * [ pɪnək(ə)l] at a pinnacle (at the pinnacle of one s success) to reach a pinnacle (to reach the pinnacleof one s power) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 pinnacle — [[t]pɪ̱nɪkəl[/t]] pinnacles 1) N COUNT A pinnacle is a pointed piece of stone or rock that is high above the ground. A walker broke his arms, legs and pelvis yesterday when he plunged 80ft from a rocky pinnacle. 2) N COUNT: usu sing, N of n If… …

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  • 14 Pinnacle — A pinnacle (from Latin pinnaculum , a little feather, pinna, compare panache ) is an architectural ornament originally forming the cap or crown of a buttress or small turret, but afterwards used on parapets at the corners of towers and in many… …

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  • 15 pinnacle — /pin euh keuhl/, n., v., pinnacled, pinnacling. n. 1. a lofty peak. 2. the highest or culminating point, as of success, power, fame, etc.: the pinnacle of one s career. 3. any pointed, towering part or formation, as of rock. 4. Archit. a… …

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  • 16 pinnacle — noun VERB + PINNACLE ▪ reach ▪ He had reached the pinnacle of his military career. PREPOSITION ▪ at the pinnacle of ▪ Sh …

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  • 17 pinnacle — UK [ˈpɪnək(ə)l] / US noun [countable] Word forms pinnacle : singular pinnacle plural pinnacles literary 1) [usually singular] the most successful or exciting part of someone s life pinnacle of: This film marked the pinnacle of her acting career.… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 pinnacle — /ˈpɪnəkəl / (say pinuhkuhl) noun 1. a lofty peak. 2. a lofty eminence or position. 3. the highest or culminating point: the pinnacle of fame. 4. any pointed, towering part or formation, as of rock. 5. Architecture a relatively small upright… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 19 pinnacle — I. noun Etymology: Middle English pinacle, from Anglo French, from Late Latin pinnaculum small wing, gable, from Latin pinna wing, battlement Date: 14th century 1. an upright architectural member generally ending in a small spire and used… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 pinnacle — pin|na|cle [ˈpınəkəl] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: pinacle, from Late Latin pinnaculum, from Latin pinna wing, wall around the top of a castle ] 1.) [singular] the most successful, powerful, exciting etc part of something ▪ the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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