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We could see mountain tops in the distance.
I left my purse at the top of the stairs.
Our cat had climbed to the very top of the tree.
We reached the top of the hill and looked down.
He sprinkled sugar on top of the cake.
She started as an administrative assistant and worked her way to the top.
He was a man of forty-five, at the top of his profession.
I lost the top to my shampoo bottle.
Let’s take it from the top of the second act.
This place is the tops for outstanding facilities.
Phil always comes out on top.
Things are really getting on top of me at home.
This is the American English definition of top. View British English definition of top.