adj. tall, high
Other meanings
[gāo]   adj. above standard or average level, superior
[gāo]   n. height, vertical measurement; (geometry) altitude
[gāo]   char. your, his, her or their (polite expression for something of other's)
[gāo]   n. Gao (a surname)
[gāo]   radical. tall
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
zhè shì shì jiè shàng zuì gāo de yí zuò shān .
phr. This is the highest mountain in the world.
shù yì tiān tiān zhǎng gāo le .
phr. The tree grows taller day by day.