An example of a tower is the Empire State Building.
An example of a tower is a person who pulls a small boat along behind a truck.
An example of tower is for a 7-foot tall person to stand next to a 4-foot tall person.
Towers over other poets of the day.
From the top of the tower we could see far off into the distance.
The office block towered into the sky.
Origin of tower
- Middle English tur, tour, towr from Old English torr and from Old French tur both from Latin turris probably from Greek tursis, turris
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- tow +"Ž -er