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cape

noun (1)

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a sleeveless garment worn so as to hang over the shoulders, arms, and back
  • the mysterious figure wrapped his cape tightly around his shoulders

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cape

noun (2)

Synonyms of cape (Entry 2 of 2)

an area of land that juts out into a body of water
  • residents fled the cape as the hurricane roared up the coast

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The first known use of cape was in the 14th century

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“Cape.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cape. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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