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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a flavorful addition on top of a dish;


1. excellent; best possible;
[syn: top-flight, top-hole, topping]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Top \Top\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Topped; p. pr. & vb. n. Topping.] 1. To rise aloft; to be eminent; to tower; as, lofty ridges and topping mountains. --Derham. [1913 Webster] 2. To predominate; as, topping passions. "Influenced by topping uneasiness." --Locke. [1913 Webster] 3. To excel; to rise above others. [1913 Webster] But write thy, and top. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 4. (Golf) To strike a ball above the center. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 5. (Naut.) To rise at one end, as a yard; -- usually with up. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Topping \Top"ping\, a. 1. Rising above; surpassing. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence, assuming superiority; proud. [1913 Webster] The great and flourishing condition of some of the topping sinners of the world. --South. [1913 Webster] 3. Fine; gallant. [Slang] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Topping \Top"ping\, n. 1. The act of one who tops; the act of cutting off the top. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) The act of raising one extremity of a spar higher than the other. [1913 Webster] 3. pl. That which comes from hemp in the process of hatcheling. [1913 Webster] 4. (Angling) The tail of an artificial fly. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 5. something placed on top of another thing, such as a sauce or garnish on food; as, a three-scoop banana split with three different toppings; an ice-cream cone with chocolate fudge topping. [PJC] Topping lift (Naut.), a large, strong tackle employed to raise or top the end of a gaff, or of a boom. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

topping adj 1: excellent; best possible [syn: top-flight, top-hole, topping] n 1: a flavorful addition on top of a dish
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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