CAPER synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term CAPER:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. caper(noun)

    any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis

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

  2. caper(noun)

    pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces

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

  3. caper, job(noun)

    a crime (especially a robbery)

    task, joke, trick, play, caper, line of work, problem, put-on, frolic, antic, line, romp, prank, capriole, occupation, business, gambol, chore, job

  4. caper, capriole(noun)

    a playful leap or hop

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

  5. play, frolic, romp, gambol, caper(noun)

    gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement

    turn, put-on, joke, shoo-in, shimmer, caper, looseness, drama, gambling, maneuver, job, capriole, prank, period of play, free rein, tomboy, fun, sport, blowout, gaming, laugher, walkaway, romp, manoeuvre, dramatic play, play, swordplay, runaway, trick, gambol, hoyden, antic, bid, frolic, child's play, playing period

  6. antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on(verb)

    a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

    pasquinade, put-on, thaumaturgy, gag, john, sendup, deception, legerdemain, magic trick, parody, job, jest, capriole, fraud, whoremaster, clowning, takeoff, caper, mockery, humbug, charade, frivolity, jape, jocularity, play, joke, buffoonery, romp, fraudulence, fast one, dupery, trick, illusion, magic, lampoon, harlequinade, antic, hoax, travesty, whoremonger, laugh, gambol, frolic, burlesque, spoof, conjuring trick, prank, japery, conjuration

  7. caper(verb)

    jump about playfully

Editors Contribution

  1. anacostia

    as a hoax played out in acting.

    nasa seems to be the anticosti using imagery and optical illusions for deception of monstrous proportions. jwall

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. caper(v. n.)

    leap (in a frolicsome mood), hop, skip, jump, bound, romp, gambol, frisk, dance

  2. caper(n.)

    leap (in a frolicsome mood), skip, hop, spring, bound, gambol, romp, prank, freak