Definition of top-shelf adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌtɒp ˈʃelf//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌtɑːp ˈʃelf//
    [only before noun]
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  1. 1(British English) including pictures of naked people and/or sexual acts top-shelf magazines/DVDs
  2. 2(especially North American English) of the highest class It is a top-shelf law firm. The guests of honor were all top-shelf sports personalities.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: top-shelf