An example of acme would be the top of a mountain.
Reached the acme of her career.
The succeeding century Brought the Empire to the acme of its power, until Henry III.
The whole universe, however, was incomplete, and did not receive its finishing stroke till man was formed, who is the acme of the creation and the microcosm.
The acme of the early prosperity of Austria was reached reigned from 1194 to 1230.
The quarrel with the margraves, however, did not interfere with the growth of the town's prosperity, which reached its acme in the 16th century.
It first became a flourishing place under the Normans and during the crusades, but attained the acme of its prosperity as a seat of trade with the East under the Angevin princes.