from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sleeveless outer garment fastened at the throat and worn hanging over the shoulders.
- n. A brightly colored cloth used in maneuvering the bull in a bullfight; a capote or muleta.
- transitive v. To maneuver (the bull) by means of a cape in a bullfight.
- n. A point or head of land projecting into a body of water.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into a sea or lake; a promontory; a headland.
- n. A sleeveless garment or part of a garment, hanging from the neck over the back, arms, and shoulders, but not reaching below the hips.
- v. To head or point; to keep a course.
- v. To gape.
- v. To skin an animal, particularly a deer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into the sea or a lake; a promontory; a headland.
- n. 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.
- intransitive v. To head or point; to keep a course.
- intransitive v. To gape.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Nautical, to keep a course; head or point: as, how does she cape?
- To gaze; gape.
- n. A circular covering for the shoulders and adjacent parts, either separate or attached to the top of a garment, as that of a gown or an overcoat.
- n. A short circular garment hanging from the shoulders, worn for protection against the weather.
- n. The coping of a wall.
- n. plural Ears of corn broken off in thrashing.
- n. A piece of land jutting into a sea or a lake beyond the adjoining coast-line.
- n. [capitalized] A wine resembling sherry or canary, from the Cape of Good Hope.
- n. In England, a judicial writ, now abolished, used in proceedings by the king or a feudal lord to recover land on the default of a tenant: called cape from its initial word.
- n. A Cape diamond.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter
- n. a strip of land projecting into a body of water
IV. iii.140 (431,3) [a small compass'd cape] A _compass'd cape_ is a round cape.
"He thinks the cape is his enemy," explained Maria Valenzuela.
The next morning, he descried a promontory which he called cape Cod, and, holding his course along the coast as it stretched to the south-west, touched at two islands, the first of which he named Martha's Vineyard, and the second, Elizabeth's Island.
For this reason, the Flash and Batman hoodies are the closest to the costume ideal – and even the Bats hoodie suffers from the fact that the detachable cape is not integrated into the base of the hood-slash-cowl.
And his cape is infused with the cries of a thousand souls.
Also, the scene with Dick whining to Alfred about the cape is classic.
His cape is a fluid, swooping and flowing thing that - for the first time in video game history - actually feels like Batman's cape.
The pants are attached firmly and tightly to her legs, but the cape is free-flowing behind her.
He comes wearing his Lobot wrist controller, and his trademark cape is included in the package.
MICRO-THIN plastic rain cape can be folded to fit in cigarette-size package, even when wet.