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Overview of noun top

The noun top has 11 senses? (first 6 from tagged texts)
1. (23) top

(the upper part of anything; "the mower cuts off the tops of the grass"; "the title should be written at the top of the first page")

2. (15) top, top side, upper side, upside

(the highest or uppermost side of anything; "put your books on top of the desk"; "only the top side of the box was painted")

3. (8) peak, crown, crest, top, tip, summit

(the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit")

4. (3) top, top of the inning

(the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat; "a relief pitcher took over in the top of the fifth")

5. (3) 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")

6. (1) top

(the greatest possible intensity; "he screamed at the top of his lungs")

7. top

(platform surrounding the head of a lower mast)

8. top, whirligig, teetotum, spinning top

(a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin; "he got a bright red top and string for his birthday")

9. top, cover

(covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container); "he removed the top of the carton"; "he couldn't get the top off of the bottle"; "put the cover back on the kettle")

10. top

(a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips; "he stared as she buttoned her top")

11. circus tent, big top, round top, top

(a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance; "he was afraid of a fire in the circus tent"; "they had the big top up in less than an hour")


Overview of adj topped

The adj topped has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) topped

(having a top of a specified character)

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