Definition of Cap in English :
Define Cap in English
Cap meaning in English
Meaning of Cap in English
Pronunciation of Cap in English
Cap pronunciation in English
Pronounce Cap in Englishsee synonyms of cap
a tight-fitting headdress
a top (as for a bottle)
a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive
something serving as a cover or protection
5. cap, pileus
a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella or a cone that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom
an upper limit on what is allowed
Example Sentences:'he put a ceiling on the number of women who worked for him''there was a roof on salaries''they established a cap for prices'
(dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth
Example Sentences:'tomorrow my dentist will fit me for a crown'
restrict the number or amount of
Example Sentences:'We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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