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The Department of the Environment is capping local authorities’ spending.
The interest rate has been capped at 7.5 per cent.
Rix was capped for England 17 times.
He has now become Brazil’s most capped goalkeeper.
Every time I made a joke, Kim tried to cap it.
This is the British English definition of cap. View American English definition of cap.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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