Synonyms for Higher:

adj.

above (adjective)
upper.
taller (adjective)
bigger, above, greater, superior to, over, larger than, surpassing, more advanced.
top (adjective)
upper.

n.

academic, educational, advanced, applied, didactic, beyond, bigger, curricular, elementary, above, surpassing, formal, larger than, ahead, more advanced, over, superior to, diachronic, more towering, greater, graduate. anthropoid, best-of-breed, articulate, amphibious, superior, androgynous, arboreal, upper, asexual, aquatic, Caged, captive. cloze test, final, bar exam, baccalaureate, AP, comprehension, the boards, eleven-plus, the ACT, senior, Ged. higher (noun)
high.

Other synonyms:

over. senior. higher
above.
Other relevant words:
ahead, greater, superior to, larger than, advanced, surpassing, senior, bigger, above, superior, more advanced, over, upper, beyond.

Usage examples for higher

  1. Do you think they'll go higher – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. We were twenty- eight days also in going down this river to Basora, though we might have gone in eighteen days, or less, if the water had been higher – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII. by Robert Kerr
  3. Does Maurice live much higher – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie