the top five/ten/etc.

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the top five/ten/etc.

The top (five, ten, twenty, etc.) best-selling or highest-ranked things in a list. The film debuted at number 1 in the box office, but it fell out of the top ten by the following week. It has constantly been ranked in the top five best games for the Nintendo Entertainment System.
See also: five, ten, top

the ˌtop ˈten, ˈtwenty, etc.

the ten, twenty, etc. best-selling pop records each week: The song didn’t even make (= get into) the top twenty.
See also: top
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Sports law professors and the publication's readers helped select the top twenty firms, choosing based on experience in the field and passion for the work, according to the report.
28 ( ANI ): Philippines' Megan Young has become the new Miss World by winning the crown today, while India's contender Navneet Kaur could only make it to the top twenty.
Her first major breakthrough came in 1967 in her native USA, with the top twenty hit Society's Child.
qn, which has featured in the Top Twenty for several months and is accompanied by eight new entries in the November chart identified as Trojans.
WHENEVER the death of Top of the Pops is forecast, an old snap of Jimmy Savile presenting the first show with the Top Twenty chart in the background is dusted off.
a, the first version in this family, was detected in September 2003, the Top Twenty has never included a worm from this family before,
As of this writing, GDP growth data for the fourth quarter of 2002 over the fourth quarter of 2001 are not in for all of our trading partners, but we know that most of the top twenty grew slower than the United States--and the top twenty accounts for more than four-fifths of U.
The SANS (System Administration, Networking, and Security) Institute, along with the FBI's National Infrastructure Protection Center (NIPC), has released the Top Twenty Internet Security Vulnerabilities.
com/top100/ and release the top twenty most-searched pharmaceutical terms to the trade and consumer media.
Contributing to the movement among the top twenty industrial/service companies is a re-emergence of the nation's largest black-owned advertising firms.