highflying definition

  • adjective:
    • increasing to a great level.
    • Unusually extravagant, affected, or ambitious.
    • Characteristic of a highflier
    • Extravagant in views or ambition.
    • Flying at a top height; -- of airplanes.
    • Having an excessively large expense or sensed worth; briefly really effective; -- of objects pertaining to market and people within their professions.
    • extravagant or committed or extreme in goals or views
    • going up or along at a substantial height
  • others:
    • Extravagant in conduct, aims, or pretensions; having lofty notions; going or carried to extremes.

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