Definition of 'top'
Example sentences containing 'top'
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Many investment platforms do not promote investment trusts on their list of top funds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This brilliant holiday is two top trips in one and without any of the hassle of flying. The Sun (2016) Tables show the top ten schools in each area. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pipe or spoon the caramel cream on top. The Sun (2016)Numbers are no good to top jockeys. The Sun (2016)Top speed is about a billion. The Sun (2016)Who says top sport is good for you, eh? Times, Sunday Times (2016)This coral shade will warm up most complexions and would suit a navy jacket layered on top. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Trident should be at the top of this list. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are ambitious people and want the club back in the top flight. The Sun (2015)There would be no one for the top teams to play. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Top cops say they do not have the cash to monitor some of the most dangerous criminals. The Sun (2013)He meets a corner with a powerful header that crashes into the top corner. The Sun (2012)We saw off the rest and finished top of the table. The Sun (2006)Drain the pear halves and arrange them on top of the cream. Times, Sunday Times (2012)No team got to the top by selling top players. The Sun (2009)Art is now being seen as a new way to invest at the top end. The Sun (2013)That goes right from the top to the bottom of the party. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Those who cannot make their job the top priority become marginalized from centers of innovation and influence. Christianity Today (2000)Top dressing also helps to build up the moisture retention on light sandy and chalky soils. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The audience cheered as he appeared to rap off the top of his head. The Sun (2009)But the maturity he is showing in his first season of top flight football is staggering. The Sun (2016)They get to the top and have the stomach for the fight. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The icing on the cake is its top styling. The Sun (2009)It will be a challenge to defend my reputation as a top scorer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To finish our first season in the top half is fantastic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The building is topped by a rooftop terrace café. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Top jockeys rarely make top trainers. The Sun (2009)There are two floors of bedrooms: the top floor is one huge master suite. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Fund charges are about 0.3% on top. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The vaccine would not protect against a pandemic strain, for which a totally new vaccine would need to be produced at top speed. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Synonyms of 'top'
upper part, upper layer, upper surface
t-shirt, shirt, jersey, jumper
highest level, utmost extent
highest, upper, loftiest, furthest up
Trends of 'top'
Extremely Common. top is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of top from the Collins English Dictionary
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