Synonyms for Top:

adj.

best, most important; highest (adjective)
maximum, crowning, Culminating, superior, uppermost, topmost, loftiest, foremost, greatest, first, outside, elite.
extreme (adjective)
extreme, uttermost.
summit (adjective)
acme, Headmost, extreme, zenith, pinnacle, Culminating, topmost, uppermost, loftiest, highest, apex, summit, crowning, Capping, peak, maximum, tip.
top (adjective)
most, maximum, loftiest, uppermost, superior, greatest, best, highest, foremost.

n.

litter, break the ... barrier, infest, abound, predominate, overwhelm. aloft, first, elevated, high up, above. cut, prune, climb, ascent, base camp, ascend, decapitate, amputate, cut off, climber, climbing, truncate, climbing wall, abseil, shear, canyoneering, trim, Caving. accessory, baggies, array, coordinates, black, casuals, overrun, black tie, go beyond, beachwear, approach, civvies, approximate, combats, better, beat, excel. balloon, protect, catapult, hood, coat, reinforce, dollhouse, dye, action figure, clay, beanbag, construction paper, building block, paint, clothe, cloak, doll's house. insulate, smother, face, bury, recover, wrap, surface. ballpark, apogee, fastigium, baseline, batboy, payoff, ball girl, ball, ball boy, balk, baseball, at-bat. ultimate, graphite, marker, highlighter, felt tip, outside, limited, cartridge, inkstand, utmost, ballpoint, uttermost, biro, fountain pen. cream, main, elementary, choice, basic, prize, predominant, pick. outwit, rival, outshine, outflank, over, rise above, put on. favored, precious, to die for, wanted, longed-for, desired, dear, pet, desirable. intermission, opener, grand finale, repertoire, interval, finale, curtain call, material, encore. emphasize, signify, loom large, lie at the heart of something, figure, dominate, come before, matter, count. level, caste, stratum, rank, echelon, grade, ranking, status, tier, position. cork, lip, lid, compartment, bung, flip top, overflow, mouth. floret, cob, spear, peel, eye, flesh, pulp, skin, peelings, heart. beginning (noun)
opener.
forehead (noun)
brow.
highest point (noun)
apogee, culmination, crown, fastigium, zenith, pinnacle, lid, surface, utmost, peak, cap, crest, cork, acme, summit, apex, roof, limit, tip, face, climax.
highest rank (noun)
choice, pick, cream, prize, best.
summit (noun)
crest, highest point, topmost point, limit, uppermost point, crown, culmination, extremity, brow, climax, cap.
top (noun)
elite, roof.

v.

place on or reach highest part (verb)
cloak, reinforce, climb, ascend, protect, clothe.
remove the upper part (verb)
prune, trim, decapitate, amputate, shear, cut off, truncate.
surpass (verb)
excel, go beyond, better, beat, overrun, outshine.

Other synonyms:

apogee, elevated, drawer, go beyond, fastigium, overwhelm, infest, predominate, wrap, longed-for, caster, desired, desirable, abound, precious, aloft, payoff, insulate, wanted, favored, castor. main, shelf, high up, smother, outside, high, coat, recover, excel. bury, over, better, above, outshine, uttermost, pick. leaf, cream, ultimate. dear, choice, prize, pet. leg. runner. face. beat. cap
lid.
deceive
outwit.
exceed
rise above.
greatest
utmost.
outmaneuver
outflank.
shorten
truncate.
Other relevant words:
excel, surface, edge, beat, lid, rise above, fastigium.

Usage examples for top

  1. The Minneconjoux were riding in a circle on the top of a low hill. – Three Sioux Scouts by Elmer Russell Gregor
  2. There aint no room but at the top o' the house. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  3. Then she put more water into the kettle on on top of the stove. – Pages for Laughing Eyes by Unknown