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caper

US [ˈkeɪpər]
UK [ˈkeɪpə(r)]
  • n.刺山柑花蕾(产于地中海,腌泡于醋中用作调味料);活动
  • v.雀跃;欢跃
  • Web马槟榔;跳跃;续随子
Plural Form:capers  Present Participle:capering  Past Tense:capered  
caper
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n.
1.
[usupl]
刺山柑花蕾(产于地中海,腌泡于醋中用作调味料)the small green flower bud of a Mediterranean bush, preserved in vinegar and used to flavour dishes and sauces
2.
(informal)
活动;(尤指)不法活动,危险活动an activity, especially one that is illegal or dangerous
A call to the police should put an end to their little caper.
给警察打个电话应该就能制止他们的胡闹。
3.
惊险喜剧片an amusing film/movie that contains a lot of action
a British spy caper
英国间谍喜剧片
4.
跳跃;雀跃;蹦蹦跳跳a short jumping or dancing movement
He cut a little celebratory caper(= jumped or danced a few steps) in the middle of the road.
他高兴得在路中央又蹦又跳的。
v.
1.
[i]
(+ adv./prep.)
雀跃;欢跃to run or jump around in a happy and excited way

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