The wind blew his new hat off and a mule kicked the top out of the crown.
Top out by using some other kind of hay or grass that sheds the rain better than clover.
Roses are about the worst, for they soon run up leggy, and only flower at the top out of sight.
He was very ingenious, and he knew how to turn a top out of beech or maple that would outspin anything you could get in a store.
Then we both showed the top out of our pockets, with that writing on it, in the same way the director did his cheque-book.
It was about eight inches square, with a hole in the top out of which protruded a short iron stem.
The two men carried the top out of the baggage compartment and set it up.