Pronunciation Noun

summit (plural summits)

  1. (countable) A peak; the topmost point or surface, as of a mountain.
    In summer, it is possible to hike to the summit of Mount Shasta.
  2. (countable) A gathering or assembly of leaders.
    They met for an international summit on environmental issues.
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summit (summits, present participle summiting; past and past participle summited)

  1. (transitive, hiking, climbing, colloquial) To reach the summit of a mountain.
    • 2012, Kenza Moller, "Eyes on the North," Canadian Geographic, vol. 132, no. 4 (July/Aug.) p. 10:
      Of the range's 12 peaks, Mount Saskatchewan is the only one that has yet to be summited.
  • IPA: /ˈsʊmit/
  1. (Northern England, East Midlands) Something
    I need to get summit to eat.

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