- 1[intransitive] + adv./prep. to go somewhere very quickly They highballed out of town.
- 2[transitive] highball something to deliberately make an estimate of the cost, value, etc. of something that is too high He thought she was highballing her salary requirements. opposite lowball
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːl//(North American English) (informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they highball
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːl//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːl//he / she / it highballs
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːlz//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːlz//past simple highballed
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːld//past participle highballed
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːld//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːld//-ing form highballing
BrE BrE//ˈhaɪbɔːlɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈhaɪbɔːlɪŋ//