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1. cape

noun. ['ˈkeɪp'] a strip of land projecting into a body of water.

Synonyms

  • terra firma
  • spit
  • ground
  • land
  • tongue
  • solid ground
  • earth
  • dry land

Antonyms

  • undergarment
  • uncover

Etymology

  • cap (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • caput (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Cape

  • videotape
  • scrape
  • reshape
  • swape
  • snape
  • slape
  • grape
  • drape
  • crepe
  • agape
  • tape
  • shape
  • rape
  • pape
  • lape
  • knape
  • gape

Example sentences of the word cape


1. Noun, singular or mass
Be sure to match up the center back of the hood with the center back of the cape.

Quotes containing the word cape


1. The Muslims in the Cape are associated with having a very good sense of humor.
- Riaad Moosa

2. If the river has a soul, it's a peaceful one. If it has a lesson to impart, that lesson is patience. There will be drought, it says; there will be floods; the ice will form, the ice will melt; the water will flow and blend into the river's brackish mouth, then join the ocean between Lewes and Cape May, endlessly, forever, amen.
- Therese Anne Fowler, Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald

2. cape

noun. ['ˈkeɪp'] a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter.

Synonyms

  • tippet
  • mantle
  • mantilla
  • pelisse
  • chlamys
  • cloak

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • figure
  • embark
  • leave

Etymology

  • cap (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • caput (Latin)
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