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capered


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caper  \Ca"per\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Capered}  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {capering}.]  [From  older  capreoll  to  caper,  cf  F.  se  cabrer 
  to  prance;  all  ultimately  fr  L.  caper,  capra,  goat.  See 
  {Capriole}.] 
  To  leap  or  jump  about  in  a  sprightly  manner;  to  cut  capers; 
  to  skip;  to  spring;  to  prance;  to  dance. 
 
  He  capers,  he  dances,  he  has  eyes  of  youth.  --Shak. 




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