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

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"on top of sth" in British English

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on top of sth

B2 in addition to something, especially something unpleasant:

We missed our flight, and on top of that we had to wait seven hours for the next one.

(Definition of “on top of sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)