Examples from the Web for high-five
When we nodded, she broke into a wide grin, gestured with two thumbs up, and finished off with a high-five.Going Back to Vietnam Is Sometimes Amusing, Often Fraught, and Always Surreal|Jeff Greenfield|March 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A guy in a classic Chevy Impala stops to high-five people passing him.
(Roaring with delight and giving me a high-five) That will be my new quote.
Games of solo, high-five, and piute went on without him and in heated arguments no one any longer asked his views.The Man from the Bitter Roots|Caroline Lockhart
British Dictionary definitions for high-five
Word Origin and History for high-five
originally U.S. basketball slang, 1980 as a noun, 1981 as a verb, though the greeting itself seems to be older (e.g. Dick Shawn in "The Producers," 1968). In reference to the five fingers of the hand.