英音 [tɒp] 美音 [tɑp]
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"
the highest or uppermost side of anything;
"put your books on top of the desk"
"only the top side of the box was painted"
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"
the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat;
"a relief pitcher took over in the top of the fifth"
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"
the greatest possible intensity;
"he screamed at the top of his lungs"
platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
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"
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"
a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips;
"he stared as she buttoned her 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"
situated at the top or highest position;
"the top shelf"
be superior or better than some standard;
"She exceeded our expectations"
"She topped her performance of last year"
pass by, over, or under without making contact;
"the balloon cleared the tree tops"
be at the top of or constitute the top or highest point;
"A star tops the Christmas Tree"
be ahead of others; be the first;
"she topped her class every year"
provide with a top or finish the top (of a structure);
"the towers were topped with conical roofs"
reach or ascend the top of;
"The hikers topped the mountain just before noon"
strike (the top part of a ball in golf, baseball, or pool) giving it a forward spin
cut the top off;
"top trees and bushes"
be the culminating event;
"The speech crowned the meeting"
finish up or conclude;
"They topped off their dinner with a cognac"
"top the evening with champagne"
topaz n. 黄玉，黄宝石;
topcoat n. 夹大衣;
tope n. 佛塔，翅鲨; v. 豪饮;
topectomy n. 额叶皮质局部切除术;
topee n. 遮阳帽，软草（或木）帽;
toper n. 豪饮者，酒徒;
topflight adj. 第一流的，最好的，最高级的;
topgallant n. 上桅，上桅帆; adj. 上桅的，最高的，最佳的;
tophus n. 痛风石;
topi n. 遮阳帽，（非洲的）转角牛羚;
topiary adj. 修剪灌木的; n. 灌木修剪法;
topic n. 主题;话题，论题;标题，细目;
topical adj. 有关时事的，时下关注的;局部的;题目的，论题的;
topknot n. 头饰，鸟的冠毛，顶髻;
topless adj. 袒胸的;极高的;无顶的;半裸体;
toplofty adj. 骄傲的，自负的，瞧不起人的;
topmast n. 中桅;
topminnow n. 食蚊鱼;
top step 顶踏阶;
top half 顶部;
top sand 粗砂;
top chisel 钳工錾;
top surface 顶面;
top-hole adj. 最上等的，第一流的;
beet top 甜菜根顶;
top reflux 塔顶回流;
top wire 上网;
top off 修剪…的顶部， 给…最后装饰[加盖];<非正>使成功地完成;
top sieve 上筛，顶筛;
collapsible top 易冒落的顶板;
unsymmetrical top 不对称陀螺;
hill top 山峰;
top plug 上塞;
top beam 顶梁;
pink top 红白种木薯;