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tops

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adjective \ˈtäps\

Simple Definition of tops

  • : highest in quality, ability, popularity, or importance

Full Definition of tops

  1. :  topmost in quality, ability, popularity, or importance —used predicatively <is tops in his field>

Examples of tops

  1. He is tops in his field.

  2. You're tops in my book!



Origin of tops

plural of 1top


First Known Use: 1935

Rhymes with tops


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tops

adverb

Simple Definition of tops

  • : at the very most

Full Definition of tops

  1. :  at the very most <will cost $50, tops>

Examples of tops

  1. It takes me 15 minutes tops to do the dishes.



1956

First Known Use of tops

1956



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