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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)
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