[noun] 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"
[noun] the highest or uppermost side of anything; "put your books on top of the desk"; "only the top side of the box was painted" Synonyms:side, upper side, upside
[noun] the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock" Synonyms:peak, crown, crest, tip, summit
[noun] the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat; "a relief pitcher took over in the top of the fifth" Synonyms:of the inning
[noun] the highest level or degree attainable; "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" Synonyms:acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative
[noun] the greatest possible intensity; "he screamed at the top of his lungs"
[noun] platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
[noun] 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" Synonyms:whirligig, teetotum, spinning
[noun] 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" Synonyms:cover
[noun] a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips; "he stared as she buttoned her top"
[noun] 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" Synonyms:circus tent, big round