top (something) with (something)

top (something) with (something)

To cover, garnish, or adorn the top of something with something else. The chef topped the steak with sautéed mushrooms. I wanted to top the house with red slate tiles.
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top something with something

to decorate or finish something by adding something. They topped the new garage with a weather vane. Molly-Jo topped each sundae with a big red cherry.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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