What does topping mean?

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ˈtɒp ɪŋtop·ping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toppingadjective

    a flavorful addition on top of a dish

  2. top-flight, top-hole, toppingadjective

    excellent; best possible


  1. toppingnoun

    Any food item added on top of another, such as sprinkles on ice cream or pepperoni on pizza.

  2. toppinginterjection


Webster Dictionary

  1. Topping

    of Top

  2. Toppingadjective

    rising above; surpassing

  3. Toppingadjective

    hence, assuming superiority; proud

  4. Toppingadjective

    fine; gallant

  5. Toppingnoun

    the act of one who tops; the act of cutting off the top

  6. Toppingnoun

    the act of raising one extremity of a spar higher than the other

  7. Toppingnoun

    that which comes from hemp in the process of hatcheling


  1. Topping

    Topping is a process by which a mower or similar implement is used to "top", or remove, the aerial part of a crop, in order to prevent seed formation and distribution onto the soil. Typically, a set-aside cover crop is topped in July or August, to prevent seed production and subsequent soil contamination leading to germination and regrowth.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. topping

    Pretentious; as, topping the officer; also, fine, gallant, &c.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of topping in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of topping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of topping in a Sentence

  1. Jesse Alexander:

    Every fire is different, but it seems to keep escalating. Every year we keep topping the year before.

  2. The IEA:

    Although market balance is upon us, the existence of very high oil stocks is a threat to the recent stability of oil prices, although stocks are close to topping out, they are at such elevated levels, especially for products for which demand growth is slackening, that they remain a major dampener on oil prices.

  3. Blade:

    Blade You better wake up. The world you live in is nothing but a sugarcoated topping There is another world beneath it. And if you want to survive it you better learn how to PULL THE TRIGGER

  4. Ursula Wagner:

    The secret is in the glazed topping. we use four different quality chocolates from four different countries and no preservatives.

  5. Junichi Ishikawa:

    The dollar should have a relatively easy time topping 124 yen, especially if Yellen sounds hawkish during the testimony.

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    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    • A. greedy
    • B. sought
    • C. occasional
    • D. witless

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