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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (6)

1. a worker who makes or adds the top to something;

2. a worker who cuts tops off (of trees or vegetables etc.);

3. the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others;
- Example: "he could beat the best of them"
[syn: best, topper]

4. an exceedingly good witticism that surpasses all that have gone before;

5. a woman's short coat;

6. a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur;
[syn: dress hat, high hat, opera hat, silk hat, stovepipe, top hat, topper, beaver]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Topper \Top"per\, n. 1. One that tops, in any sense of the verb; specif.: (a) A cover of a top layer or part. [Colloq.] (b) One that excels, surpasses, or is extraordinary of its kind. [Slang] (c) Any device for cutting off tops; as, a turnip topper. (d) One who tops steel ingots. (e) A three-square float (file) used by comb makers. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A top hat. [Slang or Colloq.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. Tobacco left in the bottom of a pipe bowl; -- so called from its being often taken out and placed on top of the newly filled bowl. Also, a cigar stump. [Slang] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

topper n 1: a worker who makes or adds the top to something 2: a worker who cuts tops off (of trees or vegetables etc.) 3: the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others; "he could beat the best of them" [syn: best, topper] 4: an exceedingly good witticism that surpasses all that have gone before 5: a woman's short coat 6: a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur [syn: dress hat, high hat, opera hat, silk hat, stovepipe, top hat, topper, beaver]