Meaning of 'caper'

Find the meaning of the word ‘caper’

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Meaning of ‘caper’

7 definitions found.



a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

Synonyms: trick


gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement

Synonyms: play


a playful leap or hop

Synonyms: capriole


a crime (especially a robbery)

Synonyms: job


pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces


any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis


to jump about playfully

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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