Topper


Topper

Topper may refer to:

Objects:
* A top hat
* Harley-Davidson Topper, a motor scooter manufactured between 1960 and 1965
* A camper shell, a small housing mounted atop the rear bed of a pickup truck
* Topper (dinghy), a class of sailing dinghy
* A sign above an automatic teller machine, displaying who owns the machine, what networks it is affiliated with, etc.
* A sign above a slot machine, displaying game related artwork usually with chasing lights [http://www.brightgroup.net/images/topper1.jpgsee example picture for a gaming machine topper]

People:
* Topper Headon, the drummer in the band The Clash
* Uwe Topper, a German researcher and author of books about history
* Chris Topper, British Puppeteer. See www.christopperpuppets.co.uk
* A shortening of the name Christopher

In entertainment:
* The Toppers were a vocal group that recorded for Jubilee Records
* Topper (books), a series written by Thorne Smith
* "Topper" (film), a 1937 film based on the Smith novels
* Topper (TV series), a 1950s television series based on the film series
* Topper (comic book), a British comics series
* "Topper", a minor character in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"
* "The Topper", a minor character in the comic strip "Dilbert"
* the nickname of Experiment 025, a character in "Lilo and Stitch: The Series"
* Topper (comic strip), a small strip published above or below another strip

Other:
* Topper (archaeological site), in South Carolina, United States
* Topper (sports), a sportswear brand in Argentina and Brazil
* Topper (Corporation), a company that manufactured several popular toys during the 1970s
* Nickname of athletes from Science Hill High School in Johnson City, Tennessee


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  • Topper — bezeichnet: eine Bootsklasse, siehe Topper (Bootsklasse) zu Deutsch einen Ort in Polen, siehe Toporów (Łagów) einen argentinisch brasilianischen Sportbekleidungshersteller, siehe Topper (Unternehmen) den Künstlernamen von Christopher Alexander… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Töpper — ist der Name von Andreas Töpper (1786–1872), österreichischer Industrieller Bernhard Töpper (* 1944), deutscher Fernsehjournalist und examinierter Jurist Cody Töpper, (*1983), US amerikanischer Basketballspieler Friedrich Töpper (1891–1953),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Topper — Top per, n. 1. One that tops, in any sense of the verb; specif.: (a) A cover of a top layer or part. [Colloq.] (b) One that excels, surpasses, or is extraordinary of its kind. [Slang] (c) Any device for cutting off tops; as, a turnip topper. (d)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • topper — (n.) the best (of anything), 1709, originally slang, agent noun from TOP (Cf. top) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • topper — ► NOUN informal 1) a top hat. 2) Brit. dated an exceptionally good person or thing …   English terms dictionary

  • topper — [täp′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that tops 2. Informal a) TOP HAT b) a woman s short, loosefitting topcoat ☆ 3. Slang a remark, joke, etc. that tops, or surpasses, those preceding …   English World dictionary

  • Topper — Para otros usos de este término, véase Topper (desambiguación). Topper Tipo Privada Fundación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Topper — Pour le film de Norman Z. McLeod avec Cary Grant et Constance Bennett, voir Le Couple invisible. Topper est un site archéologique d Amérique du Nord, situé aux États Unis. Le site de Topper est situé sur une terrasse près de la rivière Savannah,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Topper — This interesting and unusual name has two sources of origin. Firstly it could be an occupational name for someone connected with the spinning of flax or wool process, as toppe is a Middle English word for a tuft or handful of hair, wool or fibre …   Surnames reference

  • topper — noun Date: 1688 1. one that puts on or takes off tops 2. one that is at or on the top 3. a. silk hat b. opera hat 4. something (as a joke) that caps everything preceding 5. a woman s usually short and loose fitting lightweight outer coat …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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