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top

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of top

  1. 1 being at a point or level higher than all others an office in the top story of the building the top student in our graduating class Synonyms of top highest, loftiest, topmost, upmost, uppermost Words Related to top higher, loftier, upper; consummate, maximal, maximized, maximum, peaked, supreme, utmost, uttermost; chief, dominant, first, foremost, head, leading, predominant, preeminent, premier, principal; dominant, dominating, eminent, prominent, towering; elevated, escalated, heightened, jacked (up), lifted, raised, uplifted, upraised Near Antonyms of top below, lower, nether, under, underneath; low, lowered, low-lying, sunken Antonyms of top bottommost, lowermost, lowest, nethermost, rock-bottom, undermost

  2. 2 of the greatest or highest degree or quantity your safety is our top priority Synonyms of top consummate, last, max, maximum, most, nth, outside, paramount, supreme, ultimate, utmost, uttermostWords Related to top unequaled (or unequalled), unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled (or unrivalled), unsurpassed; biggest, hugest, largest; topmost, upmost, uppermostNear Antonyms of top littlest, minutest, smallest, tiniest; lowest; fewestAntonyms of top least, minimal, minimum, slightest

  3. 3 of the highest degree going at top speed Synonyms of top greatest, maximum, full, topmost, utmost, utterWords Related to top heightened, highNear Antonyms of top lessened, lowAntonyms of top least, littlest, lowest, minimal, minimum, slightest

  4. 4 of the very best kind he's one of the tennis club's top players Synonyms of top A-OK, A1, awesome, bang-up, banner, beautiful, blue-chip, blue-ribbon, boffo, bonny (also bonnie) [chiefly British], boss [slang], brag, brave, bully, bumper, capital, choice, classic, cool [slang], corking, crackerjack, cracking, dandy, divine, dope [slang], down [slang], dynamite, fab, fabulous, famous, fantabulous [slang], fantastic, fine, first-class, first-rate, first-string, five-star, four-star, frontline, gangbusters (also gangbuster), gilt-edged (or gilt-edge), gone [slang], grand, great, groovy, heavenly, high-class, hot, hype [slang], immense, jim-dandy, keen, lovely, marvelous (or marvellous), mean, neat, nifty, noble, number one (also No. 1), numero uno, out-of-sight [slang], par excellence, peachy, peachy keen, phat [slang], prime, primo [slang], prize, prizewinning, quality, radical [slang], righteous [slang], sensational, slick, splendid, stellar, sterling, superb, superior, superlative, supernal, swell, terrific, tip-top, excellent, top-flight, top-notch, top-of-the-line, topping [chiefly British], top-shelf, unsurpassed, wizard [chiefly British], wonderfulWords Related to top acceptable, adequate, all right, decent, good, OK (or okay), passable, satisfactory, tolerable; better, exceptional, fancy, high-grade, high-test, premium, select, special, superfine; classical, standard, traditionalNear Antonyms of top bad, inferior, low-grade, substandard, unsatisfactory; mediocre, middling, second-class, second-rateAntonyms of top atrocious, awful, execrable, lousy, pathetic, poor, rotten, terrible, vile, wretched

  5. 5 highest in rank or authority nearly all of the top officials in the state's department of corrections resigned after the scandal Synonyms of top chief, commanding, first, foremost, high, lead, leading, preeminent, premier, presiding, primary, prime, principal, supereminent, supreme, headWords Related to top high-level, senior; controlling, directing, managing, officiating, overseeing, regnant, reigning, ruling, supervisory; main, major, paramount, predominant, predominate, sovereign (also sovran); ascendant (also ascendent), dominant, grand, superior, topmost, upmost, upper, uppermostNear Antonyms of top ancillary, inferior, last, less, lesser, lower, lowly, second, secondary, subordinate, subsidiary; assistant, assisting, coadjutor, deputy, junior, under


top

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of top

  1. 1 a piece placed over an open container to hold in, protect, or conceal its contents make sure the top is on the juice blender before you turn it on Synonyms of top cap, lid, coverWords Related to top dome, hood, roof; capsule, case, casing, covering, housing, jacket, sheath, shell

  2. 2 the highest part or point a hawk's nest at the very top of the tree Synonyms of top acme, apex, apogee, capstone, climax, crescendo, crest, crown, culmination, head, high noon, high tide, high-water mark, meridian, ne plus ultra, noon, noontime, peak, pinnacle, sum, summit, tip-top, height, zenithWords Related to top bloom, blossom, flood tide, flower, glory, heyday, prime; cap, ceiling, roof; extreme, extremity, tip, vertex; high, highlight, highspotNear Antonyms of top abyss, base, foot; minimumAntonyms of top bottom, nadir, rock bottom


top

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of top

  1. to be greater, better, or stronger than the next contender's javelin throw topped the reigning champion's and set a new world record Synonyms of top beat, better, eclipse, exceed, excel, outclass, outdistance, outdo, outgun, outmatch, outshine, outstrip, overtop, surpass, tower (over), transcendWords Related to top one-up, outpace, outrace, outrun, overpass; best, clobber, conquer, crush, defeat, drub, lick, master, outcompete, outperform, overcome, overmatch, prevail (over), rout, shame, skunk, subdue, surmount, thrash, trim, triumph (over), trounce, wallop, whip, win (against), worst; outbalance, outweigh, overbear, overshadow, trumpNear Antonyms of top lose (to)



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