designating or of a tall apartment house, office building, etc. of many stories
a high-rise building
- a. Relating to or being a tall building that is equipped with elevators and usually has at least six stories: a high-rise apartment building.b. Having or characterized by high-rise buildings: a high-rise district.
- Relating to or being a bicycle with small wheels, high handlebars, and often a banana-shaped seat.
- Of or relating to pants with a waistline that rests well above the hips.
nounor high rise
- A high-rise building.
- A high-rise bicycle.
- Alternative spelling of high-rise.