Meaning of -HIGH in English

-HIGH

transcription, транскрипция: [ -haɪ ]

-high combines with words such as ‘knee’ or ‘shoulder’ to indicate that someone or something reaches as high as the point that is mentioned.

The grass was knee-high.

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