cape

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cape
  • noun
    A sleeveless cloak, typically a short one. (he was wearing a flowing cape)
    The pelt from the head and neck of an animal, for preparation as a hunting trophy. (the hair on a cape for the taxidermist can spoil in warm weather)
    verb
    (in bullfighting) taunt (the bull) by flourishing a cape. (the film shows a man expertly caping a charging bull)
    Skin the head and neck of (an animal) to prepare a hunting trophy.
  • noun
    A headland or promontory. (we could see the island from the cape)

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