High-up Sentence Examples
How high up are you talking about?
That was a real high-up position in town.
A later result of this method of investigation was the discovery of a new member of the rare earths, monium or victorium, the spectrum of which is characterized by an isolated group of lines, only to be detected photographically, high up in the ultra-violet; the existence of this body was announced in his presidential address to the British Association at Bristol in 1898.
Large passenger boats ply regularly between Mainz and Dusseldorf, and sometimes extend their journeys as high up as Mannheim, and as far in the other direction as Rotterdam.
Beyond this city the navigation is conducted by native craft, - the modern facilities for traffic by rail and the increasing shoals in the river having put an end to the previous steamer communication, which plied until about 1860 as high up as Allahabad.Advertisement
Borne by the eagle, he soared high up into the ether, but became afraid.
The teats vary in number from a single abdominal pair in the guinea-pig to six thoracico-abdominal pairs in the rats; while in the Octodontidae and Capromyidae they are placed high up on the sides of the body.
Frescoes in their churches are rare, and mostly too high up for veneration to be paid to them.
During the summer it remains high up in the mountains, near the limit of snow, but in the winter it descends to 5000 ft.
Around the coast flat-lying deposits of Tertiary age are found, and these often extend high up into the mountain region.Advertisement
Some -of the snakes of India are to be seen in the hotter regions, including the python and some of the venomous species, the cobra being found as high up as 8000 or 9000 ft., though not common.
The natural cleavage of the trachyte into joint planes had already scarped out shelves which it was comparatively easy for human labour to shape; and so, high up this cone of trachyte, the Greek town of Assus was built, tier above tier, the summit of the crag being crowned with a Doric temple of Athena.
For the intestinal conditions it must either be given in a keratin-coated pill or injected high up into the rectum.
In the whole of its course through the district the river is navigable by native boats of large tonnage, and by large sea-going ships as high up as Morrellganj, in the neighbouring district of Jessore.
Originally the tramway from the quarries terminated high up the side of the valley, with stone dropping down much longer chutes.Advertisement
They told of the planes high up in the sky dropping cluster bombs, tearing people to bits.
The caterpillar will then spin itself a silk cocoon high up on the grass stem.
Flounder can even be found many miles from the sea, high up in rivers where the water is completely fresh.
Easdale Tarn lies in a rock basin that was formed by a cirque glacier perched high up above the main valley of Far Easdale.
I have a special little igloo high up in our new home.Advertisement
Ski resort providers provide full-service guided jaunts into distant high up mountain parts.
Skiing resort operators provide full-service ski guide jaunts into remote high up mountain parts.
We'd made such good time we pressed on just to get to " the Lion " high up on the bleak moorland.
The right fork follows a delightful traverse on a grassy terrace, still high up on the rocky mountainside.
The gate tower of 1512 is paneled all the way up and has an oriel high up flanked by two statue niches.Advertisement
Wood pigeons have been seen taking ripe beech seeds high up on the tall trees.
Put a rose quartz high up near his bed.
Sit high up - if bored you can always admire the unexpected statuary and mirrors decor.
From Lancaster's bustling thoroughfares this pale, elegant vision is evident, high up in its verdant setting.
This fungus produces white toadstools in clusters, normally high up on the stem.
Machu Picchu is a remarkably well-preserved abandoned Inca city set high up in the Andean mountains.
In spreading gangrene, in which acute sepsis is present, and in which no line of demarcation forms, the best chance for the patient is promptly to amputate high up in sound tissues.
To the right and high up in the sky was the sickle of the waning moon and opposite to it hung that bright comet which was connected in Pierre's heart with his love.
A quatrefoil light is set high up in gable.
A star shines high up in the sky, bringing greetings from a distant homeland.
Birding today was tough with a lot of species either skulking in dense vegetation or high up in the canopy.
From Lancaster 's bustling thoroughfares this pale, elegant vision is evident, high up in its verdant setting.
A small trefoil light in a triangular frame is set high up in the gable.
Duff applies her rouge high up on her cheekbone, which is ideal for anyone with her face shape.
After a few drinks too many, my drunk husband and two of his buddies decided to climb high up the mast with their beverage cups clasped between their teeth.
The two-minute, 2,100-foot-long ride goes roughly 27 mph and goes as high up at 147 feet.
In order to find them all, make sure to look high up on rocks or hard to reach places.
It never occurred to me that the torches would be so high up!
Do not use an elevator if you are high up in a building-always take the emergency stairs.
Brooks Brothers is very careful to keep its hemlines at a modest length, not to mention that necklines remain reasonably high up on the chest.
However, be sure to keep small children and animals away from the tree so that these ornaments are not shattered, and position them high up the tree.
You also want to be sure the straps are high up on your shoulders and the weight evenly distributed.
If you used a search engine, how high up on the results were they?
One small window was high up against the nine-foot ceiling, barely wider than the span of her two hands.
The tentacles are not inserted on the margin of the umbrella, but arise high up on the ex-umbral surface, and the umbrella is prolonged into lobes corresponding to the interspaces between the tentacles.
There are raised coral beds high up the mountains, and lava occurs in a variety of forms, even in solid flows; but all active volcanic agency has so long ceased that the craters have.