Definition of cap
- a bottle cap
- a cap on military spending
- went cap in hand to the governor to seek more funds for education
a pipe capped at one end
Be sure to cap the pen when you are done using it.
The report caps a ten-year study of lung cancer among nonsmokers.
a concert capped by a fantastic fireworks display
If the teams don't cap player salaries, the league won't survive.
The law would cap legal immigration.
The government wants to cap councils that spend too much.
: to cover the top or end of (something) : to put a cap on (something)
: to end (something) in usually an exciting or impressive way
: to follow (something) with something that is better, worse, etc.
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