Top Chord

Business / Construction / Top Chord: The upper or top member of a truss.

Other Words for Top

Top Noun Synonyms: summit, apex, peak, acme, crest, head, pinnacle, vertex, zenith, meridian, crown, culmination, high point, height, apogee
Top Verb Synonyms: surmount, cover, cap, crown, tip, finish, complete, garnish


Life Style / Travel / Stopover: A planned stayover in a city for a day or more, while enroute to another destination. Sometimes adds significantly to the cost of an air ticket. MORE


Business / Finance / Stopped: The lowest auction price at which Treasury bills are sold. MORE

Stopped Out

Business / Finance / Stopped Out: Guaranteed a specific price on the customer's working order while the dealer tries to obtain a better one. Stopped against one's self involves a customer order and a firm's own account, not two custom MORE

Stop-Out Price

Business / Finance / Stop-Out Price: An order to sell a stock when the price falls to a specified level. MORE

Stop-Loss Order

Business / Finance / Stop-Loss Order: A stop order that designates a price limit. Unlike the stop order, which becomes a market order once the stop is reached, the stop-limit order becomes a limit order. MORE

Stop-Limit Order

Business / Finance / Stop-Limit Order: An order given a depository institution not to pay out cash for a check; often used when the check has been stolen or lost. MORE