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cap1

cap1

 
pronunciation:
kaep
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
cap in hand
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a soft hat with a peak or visor but no brim.
 
synonyms:
hat
similar words:
beret
definition 2: anything shaped like a cap that is used to cover an opening, such as a top for a bottle or tube.
synonyms:
seal, top
similar words:
cork, cover, lid, plug, stopper
definition 3: a dot of explosive powder contained in paper for use in a toy pistol.
similar words:
charge, firecracker, fireworks
phrase: cap in hand
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: capped, capping, caps
definition 1: to cover with a cap.
Don't forget to cap the bottle when you're done with the ketchup.
synonyms:
cover, top
definition 2: to finish or complete.
They capped their day at the amusement park with a ride on the biggest roller coaster.
synonyms:
complete, conclude, end, finish
similar words:
complement
derivations: capless (adj.), capper (n.)
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