(in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet) the family name of Juliet.: Compare Montague (def. 1).
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How to use Capulet in a sentence
In the first scene in Romeo and Juliet, in which we meet the nurse (and Juliet), Lady Capulet asks how old Juliet is.
No house, it is asserted, in Verona to-day can be declared with certainty as the house of a Montague or a Capulet.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car | Francis Miltoun
Friendly members of Capulet faction rescued his legs, otherwise these members must have suffered.
The scene was the hall of Capulet's house, and Romeo in his pilgrim's dress had entered with Mercutio and his other friends.The Picture of Dorian Gray | Oscar Wilde
“Mademoiselle Juliet Capulet,” he proclaimed with the grand air, and then retired behind his hand, smiling broadly.Turn About Eleanor | Ethel M. Kelley
The large scarlet Capulet comes next, and one of the women dons it to show the effect.A Midsummer Drive Through The Pyrenees | Edwin Asa Dix