Caper – meaning of the word and examples

To run and jump about in an energetic, happy way. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Any of a genus (Capparis of the family Capparidaceae, the caper family) of low prickly shrubs of the Mediterranean region. (Merriam – Webster)

One of the greenish flower buds or young berries of the caper pickled and used as a seasoning or garnish. (Merriam – Webster)

Skip or dance about in a lively or playful way. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Capers are the small green buds of caper plants. They are usually sold preserved in vinegar. (Collins Dictionary)

If you caper about, you run and jump around because you happy or excited. (Collins Dictionary)


How to Use Capers in Recipes.

You cook with capers, but do you know what they really are?


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