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tops

[tops] /tɒps/
adjective
1.
ranked among the highest, as in ability, performance, comprehensiveness, or quality:
His work is tops. That car is tops.
adverb
2.
at a maximum; at most:
It'll take an hour, tops. I'll give you $25 for that, tops.
noun
3.
the tops, top1 (def 22).
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; plural of top1
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British Dictionary definitions for topser

tops

/tɒps/
noun
1.
a person or thing of top quality
adjective
2.
(postpositive) excellent; superb
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Slang definitions & phrases for topser

tops

adjective

Best; most superior; absolutely first-rate; the TOPS: I wish you could print Mencken every month; he's tops/ Sanitation Service Is Tops (1935+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for topser

TOPS

  1. Take Off Pounds Sensibly
  2. transparent operating system
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