1. (architecture) a slender upright spire at the top of a buttress of tower (synset 103949542)
  2. The highest level or degree attainable;
    The highest stage of development (synset 113963489)
    "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"
  3. A lofty peak (synset 108637032)
  1. Surmount with a pinnacle (synset 202700644)
    "pinnacle a pediment"
  2. Raise on or as if on a pinnacle (synset 201979251)
    "He did not want to be pinnacled"

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