Highball Definition

hībôl
highballs
noun
Liquor, usually whiskey or brandy, mixed with water, soda water, ginger ale, etc. and served with ice in a tall glass.
Webster's New World
A railroad signal, originally a ball hung above the tracks, meaning “go ahead”
Webster's New World
A high-speed train.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
long-drinkalcoholic drinkbeveragecocktail
verb
To proceed at great speed.
Webster's New World

To make an estimate which tends toward exaggeration.

If we highball the price, it comes out to $240. If we lowball it, it's closer to $200.
Wiktionary

(slang, rare or erroneous) To move quickly; to hightail.

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Other Word Forms of Highball

Noun

Singular:
highball
Plural:
highballs
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