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caper

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   /ˈkeɪ.pər/ us    /-pɚ/
to run and jump about in an energetic, happy way

caper

noun uk   /ˈkeɪ.pər/ us    /-pɚ/

caper noun (ACTIVITY)

caper noun (FOOD)

[C usually plural] a small, dark green flower bud that is used in sauces to give a slightly sour taste to food
Translations of “caper”
in Spanish juguetear, brincar…
in French gambader…
in German Luftsprünge machen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歡躍, 雀躍…
in Russian шутка…
in Turkish şaka, komik şeyler, eğlence…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欢跃, 雀跃…
in Polish żart, figiel…
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