topper

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

top·per

noun \ˈtä-pər\

: something that is placed on top of something else

: something that is highest on a list

the topper : the thing that is better, worse, etc., than everything before it

Full Definition of TOPPER

1
:  one that puts on or takes off tops
2
:  one that is at or on the top
3
a :  silk hat
b :  opera hat
4
:  something (as a joke) that caps everything preceding
5
:  a woman's usually short and loose-fitting lightweight outer coat

Examples of TOPPER

  1. Their new song soon became a chart topper.
  2. <there are lots of good reasons we can't go to the concert, but the fact that the tickets are all sold out is the topper>

First Known Use of TOPPER

1688

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