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Synonyms for cap
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capnoun

    a tight-fitting headdress

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  2. capnoun

    a top (as for a bottle)

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  3. detonator, detonating device, capnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  4. capnoun

    something serving as a cover or protection

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  5. cap, pileusnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  6. hood, capnoun

    a protective covering that is part of a plant

    Synonyms:
    crown, lens hood, hoodlum, cowl, toughie, capital, jacket, detonator, hood, cowling, roof, tough, goon, ceiling, chapiter, jacket crown, strong-armer, detonating device, pileus, bonnet, exhaust hood, punk, thug, crownwork

  7. ceiling, roof, capnoun

    an upper limit on what is allowed

    "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"

    Synonyms:
    detonating device, crownwork, chapiter, roof, ceiling, crown, detonator, capital, pileus, hood, jacket, jacket crown

  8. crown, crownwork, jacket, jacket crown, capnoun

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

    "tomorrow my dentist will fit me for a crown"

    Synonyms:
    crown, detonator, crest, pennant, capital, tip, roof, poll, pate, jacket, crownwork, ceiling, chapiter, top, diadem, jacket crown, treetop, detonating device, hood, pileus, peak, summit

  9. capital, chapiter, capverb

    the upper part of a column that supports the entablature

    Synonyms:
    crown, majuscule, jacket, detonator, uppercase, hood, capital, roof, upper-case letter, ceiling, chapiter, capital letter, jacket crown, detonating device, pileus, working capital, crownwork

  10. cap, crestverb

    lie at the top of

    "Snow capped the mountains"

    Synonyms:
    crest

  11. capverb

    restrict the number or amount of

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

    Synonyms:
    crest

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capverb

    Synonyms:
    crown, complete, finish

  2. capverb

    Synonyms:
    exceed, surpass, transcend, overtop

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. CAP

    Synonyms:
    Catabolite activator protein, see there

  2. CAP

    Synonyms:
    Copper-associated protein

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How to use cap in a sentence?

  1. Liz Ann Sonders:

    You had a bunch of strong years back then because we were in the midst of a tech bubble and there was no cap on valuations. Now we have real legitimate companies but there's not the same sign of excess valuation.

  2. Roger Matthews:

    It may be that the UK government will take the opportunity to ditch the bonus cap.

  3. Bill McKibben:

    With all the lobbyists on earth, environmentalists couldn't get cap and trade done.

  4. Todd Rosenbluth:

    This is a very concentrated fund and while it has companies like IBM that people have heard of, it has a mixture of small and mid cap companies that will fly below the radar for most investors.

  5. Zhang Yanbin:

    The market is still a bull one despite the corrections, small-cap shares are mostly recovered from yesterday's slump.

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