They have a country cottage in Cornwall and it would be top-hole there.
"It's top-hole picnicking here with you girls," he announced.
Of course, one knows lots of top-hole fellows who were always about with girls.
"If it is the expression 'top-hole' you object to, I learnt it from you," said Nancy.
Of course he could not stoop without a flash of vertigo; but on his feet he was top-hole.
One of them I chose really to show my tailor, as it was a top-hole scheme for a winter waistcoat.
"That was a top-hole rearguard action," said Ellingford to Burnet as they went together to Rejeb's tower.
The soup was top-hole—mock turtle, and one of Elizabeth Lazenby's finest efforts.
When you come home, Malcolm, I'll be waiting for you at Lyttelton with the most top-hole car going.
"A top-hole idea," Freddy Farmer said gravely, and brushed a couple of crumbs off the skirt of his tunic.