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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The highest point; the summit.
  • n. The highest degree of quality or excellence.
  • adj. Excellent; first-rate: an athlete in tiptop condition.
  • adv. Very well; excellently.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The very topmost point.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The highest or utmost degree; the best of anything.
  • adj. Very excellent; most excellent; perfect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The extreme top; the highest point in altitude, excellence, etc.
  • Of the highest order or kind; most excellent; first-rate.
  • In a tiptop manner; in the highest degree; to the top notch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. to the highest extent
  • n. the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
  • n. the extreme top or summit
  • adj. of the highest quality

Etymologies

tip +‎ top (Wiktionary)

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