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culmen

sustantivo masculino

[lenguaje periodístico]
  • este crimen es el culmen de la perversidad
    this crime is the height of evil
    el culmen de su carrera artística
    the high point o the peak of her artistic career
Example sentences
  • Todo alcanzó su culmen el día propiamente de la fiesta.
  • Mientras que en P el hombre es el culmen de la creación divina, J lo presenta de principio a fin como el centro de ésta.
  • Esta última pintura, en especial, constituye el culmen de toda su capacidad inventiva, basada en mitos y tradiciones medievales.

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