SAT vocabulary: acme

Definition of acme (noun) - the highest point; summit

No Plural

Example sentences with this word:
  • My wife reached her professional acme when she was appointed CEO of one of the largest IT companies in the UK.
  • The great Continental stations, Paris, Stuttgart, Vienna, Budapest, Bucharest, Constantinople, have been the beginning and ending and en route stopping-places in the wealth of literature inspired by that acme of railway luxury, the Orient Express, the train on which James Bond once shot a man for ordering red wine with his fish.

Appears in following categories: SAT, GRE, ASVAB