a worker who makes or adds the top to something
a worker who cuts tops off (of trees or vegetables etc.)
the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others
"he could beat the best of them"
an exceedingly good witticism that surpasses all that have gone before
a woman's short coat
dress hat, high hat, opera hat, silk hat, stovepipe, top hat, topper, beaver(noun)
a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur
Something that is on top.
A top hat.
Something for removing the top of something.
Something that exceeds those previous in a series, as a joke or prank.
A single-handed dinghy, 11 foot (3.6 metres) in length, with only one sail.
Topper is an American comedy film starring Constance Bennett and Cary Grant which tells the story of a stuffy, stuck-in-his-ways man who is haunted by the ghosts of a fun-loving married couple. The film was adapted by Eric Hatch, Jack Jevne and Eddie Moran from the novel by Thorne Smith. The movie was directed by Norman Z. McLeod, produced by Hal Roach, and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The supporting cast includes Roland Young, Billie Burke, and Eugene Pallette. Topper was a huge hit with film audiences in the summer of 1937; since Cary Grant had a percentage deal on the film, he made quite a bit of money on the film's success. Topper was followed by the sequels Topper Takes a Trip and Topper Returns. There was a television series, which premiered in 1953 and ran for two seasons, starring Leo G. Carroll, Robert Sterling and Anne Jeffreys. In 1973, a television pilot for a proposed new series Topper Returns was produced, starring Roddy McDowall, Stefanie Powers and John Fink. A TV movie remake, Topper was also produced starring Kate Jackson, Jack Warden and Andrew Stevens. Nearly Departed, a short-lived American TV series of the 1980s starring Eric Idle of Monty Python fame, was based on the same premise.
The numerical value of Topper in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Topper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of Topper in a Sentence
I still believed the box contained a wedding cake topper. That's just what I assumed.
Girls like more backbencher than topper but act to love only one who can fly her often on the aeroplane or chopper.
Topper didn't seem like a little boy's name. Wendell seemed to suit the look, how could you not do a book about her?
Being the topper of the university, college, an institution or in any competitive examination for a female is not an achievement of her brilliance because if the women had intelligence, then they would have been doing invention and innovation rather than those being done often by men.
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