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Another word for summit

Noun
  1. The highest point

  2. See also:

    high

Another word for summit

Noun
  1. Topmost point

  2. See also:

    top

    mountain

Synonym Study

  • Zenith literally refers to the highest point in the heavens and hence figuratively suggests fame or success reached by a spectacular rise
  • Pinnacle , in its figurative uses, is equivalent to summit or peak , but sometimes connotes a giddy or unsteady height
  • figuratively, of a career, process, etc.) where all ascending lines, courses, etc. ultimately meet
  • Apex suggests the highest point (literally, of a geometric figure such as a cone
  • Acme refers to the highest possible point of perfection in the development or progress of something
  • Climax applies to the highest point, as in interest, force, excitement, etc., in a scale of ascending values
  • Peak refers to the highest of a number of high points, as in a mountain range or, figuratively, in a graph
  • Summit literally refers to the topmost point of a hill or similar elevation and, figuratively, to the highest attainable level, as of achievement