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(noun, verb)


There are 11 meanings of the word Cap.

How to pronounce cap:


Cap - as a noun

A top (as for a bottle)

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A mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive

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detonating devicedetonator10
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explosive device
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Something serving as a cover or protection

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protection14protective coverprotective covering
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A fruiting structure resembling an umbrella or a cone that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom

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A protective covering that is part of a plant

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An upper limit on what is allowed

Example: "He put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him"

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(dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth

Example: "Tomorrow my dentist will fit me for a crown"

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crown10crownwork21jacket19jacket crown

The upper part of a column that supports the entablature

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Cap - as a verb

Lie at the top of

Example: "Snow capped the mountains"

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Restrict the number or amount of

Example: "We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club"

Example Sentences

"I lost my favorite baseball cap at the park."
"He placed a cap on his head to shield himself from the sun."
"The pen has a cap to prevent the ink from drying out."
"She wore a graduation cap during the commencement ceremony."
"The bottle came with a childproof cap for safety."
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Word Game Points

Is CAP a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, cap is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

CAP has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is CAP a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, cap is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
CAP has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 9.

Is CAP a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, cap is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
CAP has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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