tree·​top | \ ˈtrē-ˌtäp How to pronounce treetop (audio) \

Definition of treetop

1 : the topmost part of a tree
2 treetops plural : the height or line marked by the tops of a group of trees

Examples of treetop in a Sentence

a view from the highest treetop
Recent Examples on the Web Each wellness experience will begin at Casa de Agua, a greenhouse-style pool and therapy room with heated stone beds for natural clay treatments and relaxation, which overlooks rolling hills and a lush treetop canopy. Yola Robert, Forbes, 26 May 2022 Beautiful Tree House — Florence, Italy Bring a little whimsy to your next treetop getaway with this gorgeous stay in Tuscany. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 25 Apr. 2022 The Russians control the air over eastern Ukraine and, despite losses to Ukrainian missiles, continue to send Su-24 and Su-25 attack planes on treetop-level bombing runs targeting Ukrainian positions. David Axe, Forbes, 5 May 2022 Nairobi Dawn Chorus — Nairobi, Kenya Experience the best of Nairobi in this treetop hideaway overlooking a river valley. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 25 Apr. 2022 Guests can choose to stay in a villa, cottage, treetop suite, or budget-friendly eco-pod in a remote setting. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, 15 Mar. 2022 Suspended in the Harads pines, the treetop adobe was designed to enhance the surrounding biosphere via a façade of birds nests. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 16 Mar. 2022 My winter bird thrill was a northern shrike landing in a treetop just outside our back door. John Schandelmeier, Anchorage Daily News, 27 Feb. 2022 The property is tucked into 22,000 acres of lush jungle, with in-room bathtubs and showers that offer treetop (and howler monkey) views, not to mention a funicular to take you down to explore the Rio Grande. Stephanie Vermillion, Travel + Leisure, 14 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of treetop

1530, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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13 Jun 2022

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“Treetop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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tree·​top | \ ˈtrē-ˌtäp How to pronounce treetop (audio) \

Kids Definition of treetop

: the highest part of a tree

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