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Definition of Cape

Cape

  1. A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into the sea or a lake; a promontory; a headland.
  2. To head or point; to keep a course; as, the ship capes southwest by south.
  3. A sleeveless garment or part of a garment, hanging from the neck over the back, arms, and shoulders, but not reaching below the hips. See Cloak.
  4. To gape.

Cape Quotations

James Brown is the perfect example of flashy but classy. Classy doesn't have to mean boring. His gear was flamboyant but without being so over the top. The cape was probably the biggest part of his persona. He looked like Superman.
Mayer Hawthorne

I write better in Cape Breton... too many people around in Ontario. Down there I meet all sorts of non-human people, but they don't bother me, and I don't feel I have to apologize on behalf of my species quite so often.
Farley Mowat

What, am I supposed to run around in a little red cape and save the world?
Kyle Chandler

I would wear a full-length cape if I could get away with it - I do love a good swirl in a fog.
Martin Freeman

Extraordinarily, I was up in the cemetery in Derry City, and I had a red cape on with a fur hood as a little girl, when a gun battle broke out between the IRA and the British Army, and I got caught in the crossfire.
Roma Downey
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Cape Translations

cape in Afrikaans is Kaaps
cape in Dutch is kaap
cape in Dutch is Kaaps
cape in French is cap
cape in German is Kap, Umhang
cape in Italian is promontorio, ferraiolo
cape in Latin is amiculum
cape in Norwegian is kappe
cape in Spanish is capa, capotillo
cape in Swedish is udde, kappkrage, kap
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