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Synonyms for caper
ˈkeɪ pər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caper(noun)

    any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis

    Synonyms:
    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

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

  3. caper, job(noun)

    a crime (especially a robbery)

    "the gang pulled off a bank job in St. Louis"

    Synonyms:
    task, joke, trick, play, 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

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

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

    gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement

    "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"

    Synonyms:
    turn, put-on, joke, shoo-in, shimmer, 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

    Synonyms:
    pasquinade, put-on, thaumaturgy, gag, john, sendup, deception, legerdemain, magic trick, parody, job, jest, capriole, fraud, whoremaster, clowning, takeoff, 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.)

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

  2. caper(n.)

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

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