US: /ˈtɑpəkəɫ/, /ˈtɑpɪkəɫ/
UK: /tˈɒpɪkə‍l/

English Vietnamese dictionary

topical /'tɔpikəl/
  • tính từ
    • (thuộc) đề tài
    • có tính chất thời sự
      • topical articles: những bài báo có tính chất thời sự
    • (y học) cục bộ, địa phương
      • topical renedy: thuốc đắp, thuốc rịt

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
connected with sth that is happening or of interest at the present time: a topical joke / reference + topical crimes / events
topicality noun [U, sing.]: Because of recent events, the programme has taken on an unexpected topicality.

Thesaurus dictionary

1 contemporary, current, up to date, timely:
Drug addiction is certainly a topical subject.
2 local, superficial:
For a minor injury we give a topical, not a general anaesthetic.

Concise English dictionary

'tɑpɪkl /'tɒp-
+pertaining to the surface of a body part
+of or relating to or arranged by topics
+of interest at the present time