Learn how to say Topes correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word tope:
[no object] archaic or literary
drink alcohol to excess, especially on a regular basis:
he was toping the while from a flagon of sack
mid 17th century: perhaps an alteration of obsolete top ‘overbalance’; perhaps from Dutch toppen ‘slant or tilt a ship’s yard’