Adjective "Pinnacled" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Pinnacled


    Definition:

    1. a lofty peak.

    2. the highest or culminating point, as of success, power, fame, etc.: the pinnacle of one's career.

    3. any pointed, towering part or formation, as of rock.

    4. Architecture. a relatively small, upright structure, commonly terminating in a gable, a pyramid, or a cone, rising above the roof or coping of a building, or capping a tower, buttress, or other projecting architectural member. verb (used with object), pinnacled, pinnacling.

    5. to place on or as on a pinna

    Origin:
    pinnacle

    Examples:

    "ridges can be pinnacled."

    "tabernacles can be pinnacled."

    "rooftopses can be pinnacled."

    "porticos can be pinnacled."