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American English: /ˈhaɪ ˌəp/
British English: /ˈhʌɪʌp/

Translation of high-up in Spanish:


  • (esp American English) [colloquial]
    capo, (-pa) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • To use an analogy, are you going to the delivery boy about wrong or damaged goods, or directly to the high-ups to complain?
    • The high-ups in the NHS aren't bothered - they go home at the end of the day and forget about it, we have to live with it.
    • The police people did carry out the orders from the high-ups very sincerely and extended full co-operation to me on my midnight mission.
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