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topper

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noun top·per \ˈtä-pər\

Simple Definition of topper

  • : 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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of topper

  1. 1 :  one that puts on or takes off tops

  2. 2 :  one that is at or on the top

  3. 3a :  silk hatb :  opera hat

  4. 4 :  something (as a joke) that caps everything preceding

  5. 5 :  a woman's usually short and loose-fitting lightweight outer coat

Examples of topper in a sentence

  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>



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