Definition of topless
1a : wearing no clothing on the upper bodyb : featuring topless waitresses or entertainers topless barsc : being a place where topless women are permitted a topless beach
2 : being without a top
3 archaic : so high as to reach up beyond sight and burnt the topless towers of Ilium — Christopher Marlowe
toplessnessplay \-nəs\ noun
Examples of topless in a sentence
She likes to go topless on the beach.
First Known Use of topless
TOPLESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of topless for English Language Learners
of a woman : wearing no clothing on the upper body
: done while not wearing any clothing on the upper body
: having or allowing topless women
Seen and Heard
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