There are 2 translations of caper in Spanish:

caper1

Pronunciation: /ˈkeɪpər; ˈkeɪpə(r)/

n

  • 1 (jump) salto (m) to cut a caper dar* saltos or brincos de alegría
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    • Frankie did a little caper around the back of the van, on all fours like a demented monkey.
    • Rupert leaps into the crowd, has a caper around the room and still manages not to miss a beat.
    • Sienna grabs onto Taranian's shoulder in a bout of joy, and does a caper around her friend, laughing in a barely sane manner.
  • 2 2.1 (prank) travesura (f), broma (f) they got up to the usual student capers at the graduation party hicieron las típicas travesuras de estudiante en la fiesta de graduación and all that caper [colloquial/familiar] y toda esa historia [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (scheme) I wonder what his little caper is me pregunto qué estará tramando or qué se traerá entre manos
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    • If he escapes, it will be a trick worthy of the swimming-pool caper.
    • Tim Gillin writes about the latest caper of Australia's ‘multicultural’ bureaucrats.
    • The New York Times report cleverly tries to insinuate that the caper involved currency speculation, but the truth is more interesting.
  • 3 [Bot] [Culin] alcaparra (f)
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    • They go well with the strong Mediterranean flavours of anchovy, garlic, capers, extra virgin olive oil, rosemary and oregano, and Greek cheeses such as feta and halloumi.
    • Add garlic, capers and cayenne pepper and sauté for two minutes.
    • In a large frying pan, combine the olive oil, diced salmon, lemon zest, capers, parsley, sea salt and pepper and cook gently until the salmon changes colour.
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    • Avinoam Danin, a botanist from Hebrew University of Jerusalem claims he has identified pollen from the tumbleweed Gundelia tournefortii and a bean caper on the shroud.
    • They lay their eggs on plants in the caper family, like the wild passion fruit bush.
    • A caper is a biennial spiny shrub that bears a fleshy rounded leaves and big white/pink flowers

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of caper in Spanish:

caper2

vi

  • correr y brincar*, dar* saltos or brincos

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.