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top dollar (plural top dollars) (chiefly US, idiomatic) The maximum amount of money that an item, service, or worker is worth; a very high price. 1947, "Aces Up," Time, 8 Sep., Within six months, Goodie was back in radio, earning just about the top dollar for a writer ($3,000 weekly) as Danny Kaye's chief scripter. 2006, "Many ways to say cheese," Toronto Star, 6 Dec., p. F2, Consumers are willing to pay top dollar for distinctive, rare, traditional cheeses.


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