What does topping mean?

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ˈtɒp ɪŋtop·ping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. topping(adj)

    a flavorful addition on top of a dish

  2. top-flight, top-hole, topping(adj)

    excellent; best possible


  1. topping(Noun)

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

  2. topping(Interjection)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Topping

    of Top

  2. Topping(adj)

    rising above; surpassing

  3. Topping(adj)

    hence, assuming superiority; proud

  4. Topping(adj)

    fine; gallant

  5. Topping(noun)

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

  6. Topping(noun)

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

  7. Topping(noun)

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. topping

    A type of food that is added to the top of another food.

    Toppings can be other foods e.g. sprinkles, whipped cream, chopped nuts, cheese, meat or vegetables on a pizza etc.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on March 22, 2017  

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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. Patricia Bannan:

    One-fifth of a Hass avocado has 50 calories, and it’s a great topping instead of something like butter or mayonnaise.

  2. Junichi Ishikawa:

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

  3. Lanie Friedman:

    This is impacting any company that uses nitrous oxide in food, so includes private label and competitive whipped topping too.

  4. Ursula Wagner:

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

  5. 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

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