Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) top (the upper part of anything) "the mower cuts off the tops of the grass"; "the title should be written at the top of the first page"
- S: (n) top, top side, upper side, upside (the highest or uppermost side of anything) "put your books on top of the desk"; "only the top side of the box was painted"
- S: (n) peak, crown, crest, top, tip, summit (the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)) "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit"
- S: (n) top, top of the inning (the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat) "a relief pitcher took over in the top of the fifth"
- S: (n) acme, height, elevation, peak, pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop, top (the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development) "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"
- S: (n) top (the greatest possible intensity) "he screamed at the top of his lungs"
- S: (n) top (platform surrounding the head of a lower mast)
- S: (n) top, whirligig, teetotum, spinning top (a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin) "he got a bright red top and string for his birthday"
- S: (n) top, cover (covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container)) "he removed the top of the carton"; "he couldn't get the top off of the bottle"; "put the cover back on the kettle"
- S: (n) top (a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips) "he stared as she buttoned her top"
- S: (n) circus tent, big top, round top, top (a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance) "he was afraid of a fire in the circus tent"; "they had the big top up in less than an hour"
- S: (v) exceed, transcend, overstep, pass, go past, top (be superior or better than some standard) "She exceeded our expectations"; "She topped her performance of last year"
- S: (v) clear, top (pass by, over, or under without making contact) "the balloon cleared the tree tops"
- S: (v) top (be at the top of or constitute the top or highest point) "A star tops the Christmas Tree"
- S: (v) lead, top (be ahead of others; be the first) "she topped her class every year"
- S: (v) top, top out (provide with a top or finish the top (of a structure)) "the towers were topped with conical roofs"
- S: (v) top (reach or ascend the top of) "The hikers topped the mountain just before noon"
- S: (v) top (strike (the top part of a ball in golf, baseball, or pool) giving it a forward spin)
- S: (v) top, pinch (cut the top off) "top trees and bushes"
- S: (v) crown, top (be the culminating event) "The speech crowned the meeting"
- S: (v) top, top off (finish up or conclude) "They topped off their dinner with a cognac"; "top the evening with champagne"
- S: (adj) top (situated at the top or highest position) "the top shelf"