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tops

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adjective \ˈtäps\

Definition of tops

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

Examples of tops in a Sentence

  1. He is tops in his field.

  2. You're tops in my book!

Origin and Etymology of tops

plural of 1top


First Known Use: 1935


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tops

adverb

Definition of tops

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

Examples of tops in a Sentence

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

1956

First Known Use of tops

1956


TOPS Defined for English Language Learners

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tops

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adjective \ˈtäps\

Definition of tops for English Language Learners

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

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tops

adverb

Definition of tops for English Language Learners

  • : at the very most



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