top whack

Definition of top whack

British, informal

  1. :  the highest amount possible I paid top whack for these items.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the highest point, level, or part of something :  summit, crown

    :  the head of a plant

    :  the aboveground part of a plant having edible roots

  1. :  to remove or cut the top of

    :  to shorten or remove the top of (a plant) :  pinch

    :  to cover with a top or on the top :  provide, form, or serve as a top for

  1. :  of, relating to, or being at the top :  uppermost

    :  chief, leading

    :  of the highest quality, amount, or degree

  1. :  a commonly cylindrical or conoidal device that has a tapering point on which it is made to spin and that is used especially as a toy

whackplay
  1. :  to strike with a smart or resounding blow

    :  to cut with or as if with a whack :  chop

    :  to get the better of :  defeat

  1. :  a smart or resounding blow

    :  the sound of or as if of such a blow

    :  a critical attack


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