As a culminating, typically unpleasant, event or action in a series: her father had a fatal heart attack and to top it all her mother disowned her
More example sentences
- This year has been a difficult year for my family and me, but to top it all, now I am in quarantine for SARS - I cannot believe it!
- And, to top it all, the indifference shown by the government is appalling.
- And to top it all, a moratorium on debt repayments will only postpone the inevitable into the future.
Definition of to top it all in:
- The US English dictionary