For most of his colorful career, Rupert Murdoch has had friends in high places.
He spent a lot of time cultivating friends in high places.
His television show about low crime in high places was like eating a box of chocolates it was so delicious.
Friends in high places in the United States have never supported us, so we continue to do our due.
But as much energy as Mark seems to have put into making friends in high places, former co-workers say he also burned bridges.
Look at all the people in high places who began as nothing more nor less than adventurers.
I understand now the Western hyperbole of “hitting the high places.”
How long must these sneaking Catilines in high places abuse our patience?
Those who sit in the high places must be hard, yet have I discovered that it is hard to be hard.
Several mayors, too, it is reported, have threatened to resign unless more energetic counsels prevail in high places.
positions of power and authority
an eminence, natural or artificial, where worship by sacrifice or offerings was made (1 Kings 13:32; 2 Kings 17:29). The first altar after the Flood was built on a mountain (Gen. 8:20). Abraham also built an altar on a mountain (12:7, 8). It was on a mountain in Gilead that Laban and Jacob offered sacrifices (31:54). After the Israelites entered the Promised Land they were strictly enjoined to overthrow the high places of the Canaanites (Ex. 34:13; Deut. 7:5; 12:2, 3), and they were forbidden to worship the Lord on high places (Deut. 12:11-14), and were enjoined to use but one altar for sacrifices (Lev. 17:3, 4; Deut. 12; 16:21). The injunction against high places was, however, very imperfectly obeyed, and we find again and again mention made of them (2 Kings 14:4; 15:4, 35:2 Chr. 15:17, etc.).