wooden top

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wooden top

A beet-shaped wooden toy that spins on a metal point at the bottom. What are you kids complaining about? When I was your age, I only had a wooden top to play with!
See also: top, wooden
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He added: "I used the word 'wooden-top' as I thought it was police slang."
'The black wooden-top. Sorry, the black WPC with the great big smile'
The judges were aided by industry experts, including a Westlife wooden-top and the brilliant multi-coloured bearded one.
Even before that I had to intervene when he referred to a young PC as 'the black wooden-top'.
Originally young Nicky was a weedy wooden-top played by Warren Jackson.
As an interviewer Wrighty is a wooden-top. All his talking is done with his hands and his guests must be bored silly by the trivial questions.
As the posh wooden-top's pathetic dog-walkers' shoulder-holster went down like a pile of crap with unimpressed retailers, I felt genuinely sorry for him.
"Once all the money's gone I can start again," said the wooden-top teen.
And he even managed to prove that he was more animated than the wooden-tops he created.