capper

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noun cap·per \ ˈka-pər \

Definition of capper

1 :one that caps: such as
a :a device that fits caps on bottles
2 :a lure or decoy especially in an illicit or questionable activity :shill

Examples of capper in a Sentence

  1. the capper to the campaign rally was an appearance by the candidate himself

  2. she was smart, she was pretty, but here's the capper—she was kind, unlike the other girls

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First Known Use of capper

1587



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