Textual thesaurus for "peak"

(noun) bill, visor, vizor, eyeshade

a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes

he pulled down the bill of his cap and trudged ahead

(noun) summit, tip, top, crest, crown

the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)

the view from the peak was magnificent; they clambered to the tip of Monadnock; the region is a few molecules wide at the summit

(noun) vertex, acme, apex

the highest point (of something)

at the peak of the pyramid

(noun) extremum

the most extreme possible amount or value

voltage peak

(noun) point, tip

a V shape

the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points

(noun) meridian, height, tiptop, top, summit, superlative, acme, pinnacle, elevation

the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development

his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty; the artist's gifts are at their acme; at the height of her career; the peak of perfection; summer was at its peak; ...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame; the summit of his ambition; so many highest superlatives achieved by man; at the top of his profession

(noun) prime, bloom, blossom, efflorescence, heyday, flower, flush

the period of greatest prosperity or productivity

(verb) top out

to reach the highest point; attain maximum intensity, activity

That wild, speculative spirit peaked in 1929; Bids for the painting topped out at $50 million