Definition of on high in English:

on high

phrase

  • In or to heaven or a high place.

    ‘a spotter plane circling on high’
    • ‘Someone on high must have decided that we've had more than our fair share of ruined bank holidays.’
    • ‘Someone on high wants it covered up and Brennan is determined to find out why.’
    • ‘We managed, somehow, to keep our jobs, but alas, people on high had noticed and we were soon split up.’
    • ‘How can anyone sit on high, preach the law and preach about justice and then send someone to their death?’
    at great height, high up, far up, way up, at altitude
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