Meaning of “caper” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “caper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈkeɪ·pər/

caper noun (ACTIVITY)

[ C ] an act of stealing or other illegal activity:

a bank caper

[ C ] A caper is also an action that is amusing but wrong:

In this latest caper, Bell was caught using a doctored bat.

caper noun (FOOD)

(Definition of “caper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)