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Topper

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 32 words.

German (Töpper):

1. variant of Toepfer.

2. habitational name from Topper, a place near Krossen, Brandenburg.

3.

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tip-topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 594 words.

1 a dandy, a fashionable man, a sophisticated upper-class person.

1829 Egan Boxiana 2 Ser. II 239: Some tip-toppers on

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Topper

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Novel by Thorne Smith.

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topper

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 105 words.

Agrippa, chipper, clipper, dipper, equipper, flipper, gripper, hipper, kipper, nipper, Pippa, ripper, shipper, sipper, skipper, slipper, stripper, tipper,

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topper

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 105 words.

Agrippa, chipper, clipper, dipper, equipper, flipper, gripper, hipper, kipper, nipper, Pippa, ripper, shipper, sipper, skipper, slipper, stripper, tipper,

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<i>Topper</i>

James D. Hart.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1986; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 5 words.

novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 5 words.

novel by Thorne Smith.

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Topper

Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates and Peter McClure.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 290 words.

Variants: Toper, Tupper

Current frequencies: GB 165, Ireland 0 • GB frequency 1881: 170 • Main GB location

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TÖPPER, Friedrich Wilhelm (<i>born</i> 1885), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 65 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 20 February 1885, in Grunigen.

Painter.

Friedrich Töpper was a student at the academy in Breslau (now Wroclaw, Poland). He lived...

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TÖPPER, Martin or Sigmund Martin - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 35 words.

Austrian, 17th – 18th century, male.

Active in Prague.

Painter.

A pupil of J.B. Klose, Martin Töpper was active in a number of churches in Prague.

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TÖPPER, Carl Franz A. (1681 - 1738), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 39 words.

Austrian, 18th century, male.

Born 1681, in Chrudim; died 14 November 1738, in Gross-Meseritsch.

Painter, engraver (mezzotint).

Carl Franz Töpper painted frescoes...

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Topper Newspapers

Tony Harcup.

in A Dictionary of Journalism

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 27 words.

A UK *freesheet publisher formed in 1994 that was bought by *Northcliffe in 2012, thereby becoming part

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topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 983 words.

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topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 269 words.

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topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 453 words.

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topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 123 words.

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topper <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 229 words.

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topper <i>v.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 32 words.

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topper <i>noun</i>

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 14 words.

US, military = top sergeant noun. 1918–. [From topnoun + -er.]

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The Pre-Clovis Occupation of the Topper Site, Allendale County, South Carolina

Albert C. Goodyear and Douglas A. Sain.

in Early Human Life on the Southeastern Coastal Plain

May 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Prehistoric Archaeology. 5291 words.

Located in a Pleistocene terrace on the Savannah River, evidence for a Pre-Clovis occupation of the Topper site is presented including radiocarbon and OSL dating of the Pleistocene...

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