English dictionary definition of:

top


Noun

  • a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance
  • a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips
  • covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container)
  • a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin
  • platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
  • the greatest possible intensity
  • the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
  • the highest or uppermost side of anything
  • the upper part of anything
  • the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
  • the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat

Verb

  • finish up or conclude
  • be the culminating event
  • cut the top off
  • strike (the top part of a ball in golf, baseball, or pool) giving it a forward spin
  • reach or ascend the top of
  • pass by, over, or under without making contact
  • provide with a top or finish the top (of a structure)
  • be superior or better than some standard
  • be ahead of others; be the first
  • be at the top of or constitute the top or highest point

Adjective

  • situated at the top or highest position

Thesaurus

acme clear cover crest crown elevation exceed height lead meridian overstep pass peak pinch pinnacle summit superlative teetotum tip tiptop transcend upside whirligig

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 2: Section 2 and learn about the word top in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Words with e or o.

Scrabble score for top


Scrabble score = 5

generated at 04:57:47 on 19-01-20

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