English dictionary definition of:



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


  • jump about playfully


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

Scrabble score for caper

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 14:53:01 on 14-03-20

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