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Another word for top

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Noun
  1. The highest point

      1. The highest point of interest, excitement, etc.; climax
      2. The highest level or degree that is attained.
      3. The highest point; the vertex:
      1. A special head covering worn to indicate rank, occupation, or membership in a particular group:
      2. A crown for covering or sealing a tooth.
      3. A summit or top, as of a mountain.
      1. The top of anything, or the line or surface along the top; summit; ridge
      2. The top, as of a hill or wave.
      3. The highest or culminating point; the peak:
      1. The point at or just below the surface of the ground where the stem and the root join, esp. in perennial herbs
      2. The persistent, mostly underground base of a perennial herb.
      3. The summit or highest point, as of a mountain or arch
      1. Elevation or distance above a given level, as above the surface of the earth or sea; altitude
      2. The condition or attribute of being relatively or sufficiently high or tall:
      3. The point of highest intensity; the climax:
      1. The highest or utmost point of anything; height; maximum
      2. A tapering, projecting point; a pointed extremity:
      3. A widow's peak.
      1. The highest point or limit; the summit or ceiling:
      2. The upper surface of an anatomical structure, especially one having a vaulted inner structure:
      3. The exterior surface and its supporting structures on the top of a building.
      1. The highest level of officials; specif., in connection with diplomatic negotiations, the level restricted to heads of government
      2. A conference at the summit
      3. The highest level or degree that can be attained.
      1. In astrology, the highest point reached in the apparent motion of a celestial body.
      2. (Anatomy) The highest point of the skull.
      3. The highest point; the apex or summit:
    See also:

    high

  2. The outer layer of an object

    See also:

    surface

  3. The highest point or state

      1. (Fiction) A generic large company or corporation.
      2. The highest point, as of achievement or development:
      3. The highest point; point of culmination; peak
      1. The highest point of interest, excitement, etc.; climax
      2. The highest level or degree that is attained.
      3. The highest point; the vertex:
      1. (--- Astronomy) The point in an orbit around the planet Earth where the orbiting body is farthest from the planet.
      2. The point farthest from the earth in the orbit of the moon or of a man-made satellite
      3. The farthest or highest point; the apex:
      1. The turning point in a plot or dramatic action.
      2. (Ecol.) A final, self-perpetuating community of plants and animals that develops in a particular climate, soil, etc.: it will persist as long as the same conditions prevail
      3. The final, culminating element or event in a series; highest point, as of interest or excitement
      1. The top of anything, or the line or surface along the top; summit; ridge
      2. The top, as of a hill or wave.
      3. The highest or culminating point; the peak:
      1. The point at or just below the surface of the ground where the stem and the root join, esp. in perennial herbs
      2. The persistent, mostly underground base of a perennial herb.
      3. The summit or highest point, as of a mountain or arch
      1. Attainment or arrival at the highest pitch of glory, power, etc.
      2. (Astronomy) The attainment of the highest point of altitude reached by a heavenly body; passage across the meridian; transit.
      3. A culminating; reaching of the highest or lowest altitude or point
      1. Elevation or distance above a given level, as above the surface of the earth or sea; altitude
      2. The condition or attribute of being relatively or sufficiently high or tall:
      3. The point of highest intensity; the climax:
      1. (Geog.) A of the earth passing through the geographical poles and any given point on the earth's surface
      2. (Archaic) The highest apparent point reached by a celestial body in its course
      3. The highest point or stage of development; peak:
      1. A tapering, projecting point; a pointed extremity:
      2. The highest or utmost point of anything; height; maximum
      3. A widow's peak.
      1. The highest point; culmination; acme
      2. A pointed formation, as at the top of a mountain; peak
      3. A tall pointed formation, such as a mountain peak.
      1. The highest level of officials; specif., in connection with diplomatic negotiations, the level restricted to heads of government
      2. A conference at the summit
      3. The highest level or degree that can be attained.
      1. The highest point above the observer's horizon attained by a celestial body.
      2. The point of culmination; the peak:
      3. The highest point; peak
      1. The climax of a narrative or sequence of events.
      2. The act, event, or time of payment
      3. The benefit gained as the result of a previous action.
      1. The period of maximum severity or intensity of a disease or fever.
      2. The most severe point in the course of an illness
      3. The highest point in the roof of the fourth ventricle of the brain
    See also:

    high

  4. The greatest quantity or highest degree attainable

    See also:

    high

    limited

  5. The superlative or most preferable part of something

      1. One's finest clothes
      2. The thing, condition, circumstance, action, etc. that is most excellent, most suitable, etc.
      3. The optimum condition or quality:
      1. One that is chosen:
      2. The power, right, or liberty to choose; option:
      3. The best or most preferable part
      1. Any of various foods or confections made of cream or having a creamy consistency
      2. Any of various substances resembling or containing cream:
      3. The best or finest part
      1. A size of type for typewriters, measuring twelve characters to the linear inch
      2. A group or class of persons considered to be superior to others because of their intelligence, social standing, or wealth:
      3. The best or most skilled members of a group:
      1. (Chem.) A substance in powder form, made from condensed vapors
      2. The best period of a person or thing; time of flourishing
      3. The highest example or best representative:
      1. The person or thing chosen; choice
      2. Something selected as the most desirable; the best or choicest part:
      3. The best or most desirable one or ones
      1. (Chiefly Southern US) Something used as a lever or for prying.
      2. Something worth striving for; a highly desirable possession.
      3. Something seized by force or taken as booty, especially an enemy ship and its cargo captured at sea during wartime.
Adjective
  1. Of, being, located at, or forming the top

    See also:

    high

  2. Greatest in quantity or highest in degree that has been or can be attained

    See also:

    high

    limited

  3. Exceptionally good of its kind

    See also:

    good

  4. Preeminent in rank or position

    See also:

    over

  5. Most important, influential, or significant

      1. Of or relating to financial assets, especially being or related to those financial assets that add to the net worth of a business:
      2. Most important or most serious; principal; chief
      3. First and foremost; principal:
      1. Bright-red, like the robe of a cardinal
      2. Of foremost importance; paramount:
      3. Of main importance; principal; chief
      1. Highest, as in rank or office; foremost
      2. Most important or significant; main; principal
      3. Highest in rank, authority, or office:
      1. Ranking before all others; foremost in rank, quality, importance, etc.; principal
      2. Corresponding in order to the number one.
      3. (Music) Being highest in pitch or carrying the principal part:
      1. More prominent or important than others, especially in position or rank:
      2. First in rank or importance; leading
      1. Of crucial importance; significant:
      2. Controlling; essential; important
      1. Having a position in the lead; foremost:
      2. Principal; chief
      3. Ranking first.
      1. Most important; principal.
      2. (Nautical) Connected to or located near the mainmast:
      3. Chief in size, extent, importance, etc.; principal; leading; specif., designating a large central unit on which subsidiaries or branches depend
      1. Characterized by major intervals, scales, etc.
      2. Designating a triad having intervals of a major third between the lower two pitches, and a minor third between the upper two pitches
      3. Equivalent to the distance between the tonic note and the second or third or sixth or seventh degrees of a major scale or mode:
      1. First in rank, order, or importance:
      1. Highest in rank, power, or authority:
      2. Of chief concern or importance:
      1. First in status or importance; principal or chief:
      1. (Ornithology) Designating or of the large, stiff feathers on the last section, or hand, of a bird's wing
      2. Relating to the replacement of only one of several atoms or groups in a compound, such as an amine in which one valence of the functional group is taken by a carbon atom.
      3. First in importance; chief; principal; main
      1. Being the most desired or suitable example of something:
      2. From which others are derived; fundamental; basic
      3. First or highest in rank or importance; main:
      1. Highest or among the highest in rank, authority, importance, degree, etc.
      2. Of, relating to, or being financial principal, or a principal in a financial transaction.
      3. First or highest in rank or importance.
    See also:

    important

Verb
  1. To put a topping on

    See also:

    over

    put-on

  2. To be greater or better than

    See also:

    big

  3. To reach or bring to a climax.

    See also:

    excite

Idioms:

    top off

  1. To put a topping on

Another word for top

Noun
  1. The uppermost portion

      1. The highest or utmost point of anything; height; maximum
      2. The point of greatest development, value, or intensity:
      3. A tapering, projecting point; a pointed extremity:
      1. The highest point, part, or elevation; top or apex
      2. A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
      3. The highest level of officials; specif., in connection with diplomatic negotiations, the level restricted to heads of government
      1. The top or highest part of bodily structure, especially the head.
      2. The monarch as head of state.
      3. The head itself.
      1. (Anatomy) The rounded proximal end of a long bone:
      2. The seat of the faculty of reason; intelligence, intellect, or mind:
      3. The foremost or leading position:
      1. The ridge of the neck of a horse, lion, etc.
      2. (--- Heraldry) A device placed above the shield on a coat of arms.
      3. A usually ornamental tuft, ridge, or similar projection on the head of a bird or other animal.
      1. The pointed, tapering, or rounded end or top of something long and slim
      2. A top or apex, as of a mountain
      3. (Baseball) A pitched ball that is tipped:
      1. The highest level or degree that is attained.
      2. The usually pointed end of an object; the tip:
      3. The highest point; the vertex:
      1. Capital:
      2. A special covering for the head, worn as a mark of occupation, rank, academic degree, etc.
      3. A usually soft and close-fitting head covering, either having no brim or with a visor.
      1. (Fiction) A generic large company or corporation.
      2. The highest point; point of culmination; peak
      3. The highest point, as of achievement or development:
      1. The top piece or part of various things.
      2. Something covering the head.
      3. A protective covering for the head.
      1. A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
      2. A town or city that is the official seat of government in a political entity, such as a state or nation.
      3. Capital stock.
      1. The highest point; culmination; acme
      2. A tall pointed formation, such as a mountain peak.
      3. A pointed formation, as at the top of a mountain; peak
      1. The point of culmination; the peak:
      2. The highest point; peak
      3. The highest point above the observer's horizon attained by a celestial body.
      1. A consummating or being consummated; completion; fulfillment
      2. An ultimate goal or end.
      3. The act of consummating; a fulfillment.
      1. The top part of a pointed, tapering object or structure, as a mountain peak
      2. (Geometry) The part of a spiral generated in one revolution of the straight line about the pole.
      3. A single turn of a spiral; a whorl.
      1. A hillock
      2. A knock; rap
      3. The top of a hill; summit
      1. A decorative part at the tip of a spire, gable, lampshade support, etc., or projecting upward from the top of a cabinet, breakfront, etc.
      2. Any decorative fitting at the peak of a gable, or on the top of a flagpole, fence post or staircase newel post.
      3. (Architecture) A sculptured ornament, often in the shape of a leaf or flower, at the top of a gable, pinnacle, or similar structure.
    See also:

    height

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  2. A cover

      1. (Slang) A small package of marijuana, usually about an ounce
      2. A removable or hinged cover for a hollow receptacle or box.
      3. A movable cover, hinged or unattached, as for a box, trunk, pot, etc.; top