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Definizione monolingua e traduzione top

Inglese grammatica



top (third-person singular simple present tops, present participle topping, simple past and past participle topped)

  1. To cover on the top or with a top.
    I like my ice cream topped with chocolate sauce.
  2. To cut or remove the top (as of a tree)
    I dont want to be bald, so just top my hair.
    Top and tail the carrots.
  3. To excel, to surpass, to beat.
    Titanic was the most-successful film ever until it was topped by another Cameron film, Avatar.
  4. To be in the lead, to be at number one position (of).
    Celine Dion topped the UK music charts twice in the 1990s.
  5. (UK, slang) To commit suicide, (rare) to murder.
    Depression causes many people to top themselves.
  6. (BDSM) To be the dominant partner in a BDSM relationship or roleplay.
  7. (slang, gay sexuality) To be the partner who penetrates in anal sex.

Wikipedia top (plural tops)

  1. (Can we clean up() this sense?) That part of an object furthest away in the opposite direction from that in which an unsupported object would fall.
    His kite got caught at the top of the tree.
  2. The part viewed, or intended to be viewed, nearest the edge of the visual field normally occupied by the uppermost visible objects.
    Headings appear at the tops of pages. Or, Further weather information can be found at the top of your television screen.
  3. A lid, cap or cover of a container.
    Put a top on the toothpaste tube or it will go bad.
  4. A garment worn to cover the torso.
    I bought this top as it matches by jeans.
  5. A child’s spinning toy; a spinning top.
    The boy was amazed at how long the top would spin.
  6. (nautical) A framework at the top of a ships mast to which rigging is attached
  7. (baseball) The first half of an inning, during which the home team fields and the visiting team bats.
  8. (BDSM) A dominant partner in a BDSM relationship or roleplay.
  9. (LGBT, slang) A gay man who likes take an active sexual role rather than a passive role (e.g. to penetrate in anal sex rather than be penetrated).
    I prefer being a top, and my boyfriend likes being fucked in the ass so hes the bottom.
  10. (physics) A top quark.
  11. The leaders in a competition
    • 2011 September 29, Tom Rostance, “Stoke 2 - 1 Besiktas”, BBC Sport:
      After drawing their first game in Kiev the Potters are now top of Europa League Group E ahead of back-to-back games with Maccabi Tel-Aviv.

top (not comparable)

  1. (informal) best.
    Shes in the top dance school in
  2. superior, of high quality
    Hes a top lawyer.
    That is a top car.

top (not comparable)

  1. Rated first.
    She came top in her French exam.
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