Meaning of tallness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈtɔːlnəs/


See tall

‘The medication cannot be accepted as safe for children until it is known that added tallness will not be associated with some defect of development somewhere in the body.’
  • ‘The voice, for example, stays high-pitched, the body develops a rounded contour, and the loss of hormones produces an unusual tallness and also prevents the skin from tanning.’
  • ‘He tended to scare off little kids with his tallness, burliness and rareness to smile, but inside he was a nice man.’
  • ‘Although Mom had never bothered with books, our physical similarities, apart from my tallness, were undeniable.’
  • ‘I never saw how girls and boys could get upset at tallness or the lack thereof.’