highˈ-flīˈer or highˈ-flyˈer noun
1. A bird that flies high
2. Someone prone to extravagance of opinion or action
3. An ambitious person, or one naturally equipped to reach prominence
4. (with cap; historical) a High-Churchman, or, in Scotland, an Evangelical
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Main Entry:high

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