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synonyms for caper
- high jinks
- hot foot
- practical joke
- put on
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How to use caper in a sentence
Many capers are grab-and-go schemes that unfold quickly, aided by pollinating logistics.Bee theft is almost a perfect crime—but there’s a new sheriff in town | Andrew Zaleski | February 9, 2021 | Popular-Science
Conroy chops raw flank steak from the pedigreed D’Artagnan, mixing it with capers, green peppercorns and a fermented hot sauce he makes himself.
Toss it with tomatoes, garlic, cayenne peppers, pasta, cheese, and lots of capers.The Recipes We Cooked Again and Again and Again in 2020 | Eater Staff | December 30, 2020 | Eater
Pop open a jar of caper leaves—yes, off the same plant that gives us briney capers—and have a nibble.
During renormalization, complicated submicroscopic capers tend to just disappear.How Mathematical ‘Hocus-Pocus’ Saved Particle Physics | Charlie Wood | September 17, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
His latest film is The Two Faces of January, an old-fashioned caper set in scenic Greece and Turkey.Viggo Mortensen Talks ‘The Two Faces of January,’ Blasts Fox News and Israel’s ‘State Terrorism’ | Marlow Stern | September 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I sought them out and mapped out what a true-to-life 21st-century caper would look like at the most powerful bank in capitalism.Book Bag: The Best Heists in Fact, Film, and Fiction | Matthew Quirk | June 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Muppets Most Wanted might be the best puppet-led musical mystery caper farce that Hollywood has ever produced.‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Is a Perfect (Utterly Silly) Muppet Movie | Kevin Fallon | March 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
David O. Russell's sexy caper, American Hustle, opens in a most unusual way.From ‘American Hustle’ to ‘Saving Mr. Banks,’ Why Is Hollywood Hooked On Embellishing the Truth? | Marina Watts, Marlow Stern | January 8, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Why would the Revolutionary Guards, known for running a tight ship, get involved in such a sloppy caper?
If you can induce them to take a step to the right hand, they generally indemnify themselves by cutting a caper to the left.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
Tell me, caper, what idea does even that rough sketch of Venice awake in your imaginative faculties, and all that?'
caper's face wore a deeply thoughtful look, as he answered: 'I do see it; I do claim to read the lesson you would teach——'
Chandeliers constructed of egg-shells, where candles shone brightly, particularly struck caper.
As soon as we were alone she began to laugh and caper like a lunatic, singing out, 'You are my rom, I'm your romi.'Carmen | Prosper Merimee
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