Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun acme

2 senses of acme

Sense 1
acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop, top -- (the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development; "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")
       => degree, level, stage, point -- (a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?")

Sense 2
vertex, peak, apex, acme -- (the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the pyramid")
       => extreme point, extreme, extremum -- (the point located farthest from the middle of something)

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