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caper

Synonyms of caper in English:

verb

  • children were capering about the room
  • noun

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  • 1 she did a little caper
    dance, skip, hop, leap, jump
  • 2 informal I'm too old for this kind of caper
    escapade, stunt, prank, trick, practical joke, antics, high jinks, mischief, game, sport, fun, jest, jesting, jape
    British informal monkey tricks, monkey business
    North American informal dido
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