Metaphysical meaning of Tophel (mbd)
Tophel, to'-phel (Heb.)--sticking; adhering; cement; lime; mortal; whitewash; patching up; falsehood; foolishness; fetid; ill-seasoned; unsavory; insipid; vile; quagmire; decay
Meta. Thoughts of an adhesive nature (sticking, adhering, cement, lime, mortar). These adhesive thoughts in one's consciousness, if not balanced by a proper releasing attitude of mind, will cause one to hold fast to old thoughts and habits that are no longer of use in the consciousness, and so will lead to error and deterioration (falsehood, unsavory, vile, fetid, decay, foolishness, quagmire).