[ uhn-kap ]
/ ʌnˈkæp /
verb (used with object), un·capped, un·cap·ping.
to remove a cap or cover from (a bottle, container, etc.).
to free from limits or restrictions: The union is demanding that cost-of-living allowances be uncapped.
to remove a cap or hat from (the head of a person).
verb (used without object), un·capped, un·cap·ping.
to remove the cap or hat from the head, as in respect.
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Examples from the Web for uncap
Uncap your highlighter, however, when you see the word “Yellowstone” or “father,” or “cancer.”Clues for Finding Forrest Fenn’s Buried Treasure, Part 2|Tony Doukopil|March 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Upon arriving at that place the men were ordered to uncap their muskets.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|Grover Cleveland
British Dictionary definitions for uncap
/ (ʌnˈkæp) /
verb -caps, -capping or -capped
(tr) to remove a cap or top from (a container)to uncap a bottle
to remove a cap from (the head)
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