Übersetzung von “top” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /tɒp/ us /tɑp/

A2 the highest part of something

parte de arriba
They were waiting for him at the top of the stairs.

B1 a piece of women’s clothing worn on the upper part of the body


the lid or cover of a container, pen, etc.

tapón, tapa
Put the top back on the bottle.
on top (of something)

on the highest point or surface of something, or covering something

encima (de algo)
a cake with a cherry on top
The roof collapsed on top of them.
at the top of your voice

shouting very loudly

a voz en grito

a a toy with rounded sides that turns round and round

adjective uk /tɒp/ us /tɑp/

B1 at the highest part of something

de más arriba
I can’t reach the top shelf.

B1 the best, most important, or most successful

mejor, que ha llegado a lo más alto
He’s one of the country’s top athletes.

(Übersetzung von “top” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /top/

the highest part of anything

cumbre, lo alto
the top of the hill
the top of her head.

the position of the cleverest in a class etc

a la cabeza, en primer lugar
He’s at the top of the class.

the upper surface

lo alto de, sobre
the table-top.

a lid

tapadera, (botella) tapón
I’ve lost the top to this jar
a bottle-top.

a (woman’s) garment for the upper half of the body; a blouse, sweater etc

blusa (corta), camiseta, top
I bought a new skirt and top.
topless adjective

having no top

sin la parte de arriba

very high.

de una altura desmesurada
topmost adjective


The topmost layer of the earth is the crust.
topping noun

something that forms a covering on top of something, especially food

a tart with a topping of cream.
top hat /ˈtopə/ noun

a man’s tall hat, worn as formal dress

chistera, sombrero de copa
He was wearing a top hat and tails.
top-heavy adjective

having the upper part too heavy for the lower

demasiado pesado por encima/en la parte superior
That pile of books is top-heavy – it’ll fall over!
top-secret adjective

very secret

altamente confidencial/secreto
top-secret information.
at the top of one’s voice

very loudly

a voz en grito, a voz en cuello, a pleno pulmón
They were shouting at the top(s) of their voices.
be/feel etc on top of the world

to feel very well and happy

sentirse/estar como en las nubes
She’s on top of the world – she’s just got engaged to be married.
from top to bottom


de arriba abajo
They’ve painted the house from top to bottom.
the top of the ladder/tree

the highest point in one’s profession.

top up phrasal verb

to fill (a cup etc that has been partly emptied) to the top

acabar de llenar
Let me top up your glass/drink.

(Übersetzung von “top” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)