"capers" Definition

  1. dancing, frolicking; “to cut CAPER-SAUCE,” _i.e._, to dance upon nothing—be hanged. Old thieves’ talk.

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Position in the dictionary: 504 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: capper-clawing, caravan, caravansera, carboy, card, cardinal, cardwell’s men, carney, carnish, caroon
Previous words in the dictionary: caper-merchant, cape cod turkey, cap, canvasseens, cantankerous, cantab, cant of togs, cant, cannikin, cannibals

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