Definition of Outcaper
1. to surpass in capering [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: capering
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Literary usage of Outcaper
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"... laught often, talkt figure, Had talents in's way; for sometimes at a ball The beau show'd his part«, and outcaper'd 'em alb loud; Some ladies, they say, ..."
2. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1894)
"... he drest finely, laught often, talkt loud ; 70 Had Talents in's way; for sometimes at a Ball The Beau shew'd his Parts, and outcaper'd 'em all. ..."
3. Miscellaneous Poems by John Byrom (1773)
"... and outcaper'd 'em all. Some Ladies, they fay, took the Beau for a Wit, But in his Head, truly, there lay duce a bit: He was cut off, ..."
4. Miscellaneous Poems by John Byrom (1814)
"... laugh'd often, talk'd loud, The beau shew'd his parts and outcaper'd 'em all. In his way he had talents, sometimes at a ball Some ladies, they say, ..."
5. The New General and Mining Telegraph Code by Charles Algernon Moreing, Thomas Neal (1907)
"Nothing can be done, till has (have) returned 21.981 outcaper . Has (have) not yet returned 21.983 Outcasting Unless returned at once 21.982 Outcast . ..."