There are 2 translations of high-rise in Spanish:

high-rise1

Pronunciation: /ˈhaɪˈraɪz/

n

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of high-rise in Spanish:

high-rise2

adj

  • (before noun/delante del nombre) [building/block] alto, de muchas plantas; [apartment] de una torre, de un edificio alto
    More example sentences
    • We hopped into my car, and she directed me downtown to the Belvedere, an old high-rise office building that had been converted into cheap apartments.
    • Instead of cosy, low-rent substitute houses in old neighbourhoods, there were high-rise apartment buildings.
    • In contrast to the rest of the country, hotels, offices, villas and high-rise apartment buildings are going up at a frenzied pace.

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.