Definitions of topped

  1. having a top of a specified character
  2. of Top

Usage examples for topped

  1. He was about five feet five inches tall; he topped his Dad by a handspan. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  2. They topped the hill and began moving down the other side. – The Happy Man by Gerald Wilburn Page
  3. Then as at last he topped the rise of a hill, the screaming broke out again, shrill and frightful, close at hand, and the next instant he saw beneath him in the valley a hundred yards away that for which he had run so far. – None Other Gods by Robert Hugh Benson
  4. I'd rather have them than red- topped boots. – Puss in Boots, Jr., and the Good Gray Horse by David Cory
  5. For a moment Daniel stood there in silence, with his eyes on the gold- topped bottles on Lydia's dressing table. – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  6. I topped mine badly, and it settled down in the mud fifty yards off. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  7. Winston waited till they topped the rise, then he gestured them forward. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  8. Four Bits had topped a rise and followed the road down in its winding descent. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  9. In an hour he had topped the hill. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  10. Here we bore first to the right, and then, working round, made straight for a sharp- topped buttress which juts out at a right angle from the main mass of the mountain. – Above the Snow Line by Clinton Thomas Dent
  11. James replaced the papers in his pocket and his hand on the glass- topped table, and professional duties were resumed. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  12. About the time when we began our descent into the ravine, two of the peons, detached from the main body for the purpose of observing the schooner from the upland, had topped the edge of the plain. – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  13. By the windows in the back there was a large flat- topped table and ten easy chairs in which the Advisory Council were comfortably installed. – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  14. Horatio's ego spreading itself in wings and bursting into ball- topped gables and overflowing into a lovely garden and a park. – Mr. Waddington of Wyck by May Sinclair
  15. The man and woman did not speak until the flat boat topped the breaking waves. – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  16. I looked around out of the windows, and saw the hills topped with cloud in every direction. – A Queen's Error by Henry Curties
  17. Come, jump up, Bill, you topped it out. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  18. My home shakes in wind and showers, Pale green pillar topped with flowers, Bending at the wild wind's breath, Till I touch the grass beneath; Here I live, lone clock- a- clay, Watching for the time of day. – Poems Chiefly From Manuscript by John Clare