Translation of "cap" - English-French dictionary

cap

noun countable cap /kæp/
a soft, close-fitting hat with a flat curved piece in front
casquette feminine

a baseball cap
une casquette de baseball
a close-fitting protective covering for the head
bonnet masculine

a bathing/shower cap
un bonnet de bain/douche
a top that fits tightly on the end of sth
bouchon masculine , capuchon masculine

a bottle cap
un bouchon de bouteille

a cap on a pen
un capuchon sur un stylo
a limit on an amount of money
plafond masculine

a cap on arts funding
un plafond dans le financement des arts

cap

verb transitive cap /kæp/ ( capping, capped)
to put a limit on an amount of money
plafonner

to cap campaign spending
plafonner les dépenses de campagne

(Translation of “cap” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

cap

noun /kӕp/

a hat with a peak

casquette
a chauffeur’s cap.

a covering for the head, not with a peak

bonnet; coiffe
a swimming cap
a nurse’s cap.

a cover or top (of a bottle, pen etc)

capsule; capuchon
Replace the cap after you’ve finished with the pen.
capped adjective

having a cap or covering

couronné
snow-capped mountains.

(Translation of “cap” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)