high-rise

Definitions of high-rise
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adj used of buildings of many stories equipped with elevators; tall

“avenues lined with high-rise apartment buildings”
Synonyms:
multistorey, multistoried, multistory
having more than one story
storeyed, storied
having stories as indicated
Antonyms:
low-rise
used of buildings of one or only a few stories and usually no elevator; low
walk-up
a building with no elevator
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n tower consisting of a multistoried building of offices or apartments

“`tower block' is the British term for ` high-rise'”
Synonyms:
tower block
Type of:
tower
a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building

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