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  Definition of caper
  1. gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
  2. a playful leap or hop
  3. a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
  4. a crime (especially a robbery); "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"
  5. pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces
  6. any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis
  7. jump about playfully
Similar Words: play, frolic, romp, gambol, capriole, antic, joke, prank, trick, put-on, job

 

Hyponyms: flirt, flirting, flirtation, coquetry, dalliance, toying, folly, foolery, tomfoolery, craziness, lunacy, indulgence, game, horseplay, teasing, word play, dirty trick, practical joke, native pomegranate, Capparis arborea, caper tree, Jamaica caper tree, Capparis cynophallophora, bay-leaved caper, Capparis flexuosa, native orange, Capparis mitchellii, common caper, Capparis spinosa

 

Part Meronyms: common caper, Capparis spinosa

 

Member Meronyms: Capparis, genus Capparis

 

Derivational Morphology: frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about, play, recreate, clown, clown around, antic

 

Anagrams: pacer, Perca, crape, recap

 

 
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