English dictionary definition of:

caper


Noun

  • a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
  • gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
  • a playful leap or hop
  • a crime (especially a robbery)
  • pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces
  • any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis

Verb

  • jump about playfully

Thesaurus

antic capriole frolic gambol job joke play prank put-on romp trick

Scrabble score for caper


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 08:21:32 on 25-12-19

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