Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: capon
IPA transcription: [k'eɪp,ɑn]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: capon
    Meaning: castrated male chicken
  • Synonyms: capon
    Meaning: flesh of a castrated male chicken
Usage examples
  • Bibbs retained enough presence of mind to transfer the capon breast to his plate without dropping it and to respond, "Yes--he crows over it."
  • In a few minutes a cold capon, several manchets of bread, and a stoop of wine were placed before Walter, while Ralph's wants were attended to below.