be on top of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be on top of sth” in the English Dictionary

"be on top of sth" in British English

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be on top of sth

informal to be ​able to ​control a ​situation or ​deal with it
(Definition of be on top of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be on top of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 能控制, 能应对…
in Chinese (Traditional) 能控制, 能應對…
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“be on top of sth” in British English

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