Definition of shoulder-high in English:

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shoulder-high

Pronunciation: /ˈˌSHōldər ˈhī/

adjective& adverb

Up to or at the height of the shoulders: [as adjective]: a glade of shoulder-high grass [as adverb]: he was lifted shoulder-high
More example sentences
  • One of the more uncouth retorts was delivered by a hitter when the ump called a strike on a shoulder-high fastball.
  • Gary Payton was allowed to throw a perfect, shoulder-high delivery to Fisher.
  • At the top of the last little bump, they could see the shoulder-high summit sign illuminated by the first light of day.

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Syllabification: shoul·der-high

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