“Ordinarily a plea bargain has a five year cap,” said Rick Simmons, a blue-chip defense attorney with no involvement in the case.
They say four things: 1, cap federal spending at 20 percent of GDP.
You know, he might walk around the mound, take off his cap, wipe his brow, look down at the grass.
When he chooses to cap a climactic chase seen with yet another baffling fall, we feel cheated.
One time I was with Muscles Mandel and I was caught lifting a 20-cent cap pistol.
Bless my night cap, I promised my wife I'd be home early to-night, too!
When, at last, he rose and picked up his cap; it was nine o'clock.
Kingsley was just lifting up the cap, which he had worn that night, from the table to his brows.
"If I'd known you were coming I would have borrowed a cap," she said.
Cuba seems formed to become the very button on Fortune's cap.
late Old English cæppe "hood, head-covering, cape," from Late Latin cappa "a cape, hooded cloak" (source of Spanish capa, Old North French cape, French chape), possibly a shortened from capitulare "headdress," from Latin caput "head" (see head (n.)).
Meaning "women's head covering" is early 13c. in English; extended to men late 14c. Figurative thinking cap is from 1839 (considering cap is 1650s). Of cap-like coverings on the ends of anything (e.g. hub-cap) from mid-15c. Meaning "contraceptive device" is first recorded 1916. That of "cap-shaped piece of copper lined with gunpowder and used to ignite a firearm" is c.1826; extended to paper version used in toy pistols, 1872 (cap-pistol is from 1879).
The Late Latin word apparently originally meant "a woman's head-covering," but the sense was transferred to "hood of a cloak," then to "cloak" itself, though the various senses co-existed. Old English took in two forms of the Late Latin word, one meaning "head-covering," the other "ecclesiastical dress" (see cape (n.1)). In most Romance languages, a diminutive of Late Latin cappa has become the usual word for "head-covering" (e.g. French chapeau).
c.1400, "to put a cap on," from cap (n.). Meaning "cover as with s cap" is from c.1600. Figurative sense of "go one better" is from 1580s. Related: Capped; capping.
A protective cover or seal, especially one that closes off an end or a tip and that resembles a close-fitting head covering.
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applejack cap, gimme cap
[all in one way or another fr cap, ''head covering'']
Fellatio; head: Give Jerry some cap (1960s+)