tops


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tops

 (tŏps)
adj. Slang
First-rate; excellent: Her new novel is tops.

tops

(tɒps)
n
a person or thing of top quality
adj
(postpositive) excellent; superb

tops

(tɒps)

adj.
1. ranked among the highest, as in ability, performance, quality, or favor; outstanding.
adv.
2. at a maximum; at most: It'll take an hour, tops. I'll give you $25 for that, tops.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tops - of the highest qualitytops - of the highest quality; "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
superior - of high or superior quality or performance; "superior wisdom derived from experience"; "superior math students"
Translations

tops

adj (Brit sl) to be topscool sein (sl)
References in classic literature ?
At sunset the tent was struck, hampers packed, wickets pulled up, boats loaded, and the whole party floated down the river, singing at the tops of their voices.
There is a terrible man back there in the woods," he declared firmly, while Jesse looked away over the tops of the trees and again his lips cried out to God.
He got out his `chaps' and silver spurs to show them to Jake and me, and his best cowboy boots, with tops stitched in bold design-- roses, and true-lover's knots, and undraped female figures.