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Meaning of TOWERING

Pronunciation:  'tawuring

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of imposing height; especially standing out above others; "an eminent peak"; "lofty mountains"; "the soaring spires of the cathedral"; "towering iceburgs"
 

TOWERING is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: eminent, high, lofty, soaring
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tow"er*ing\, a.
1. Very high; elevated; rising aloft; as, a towering height.
   --Pope.

2. Hence, extreme; violent; surpassing.

         A man agitated by a towering passion. --Sir W.
                                               Scott.

 

 

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