Ness vs. Cape

Ness vs. Cape — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Ness and Cape

Nessnoun

A cape or headland.

Capenoun

A sleeveless outer garment fastened at the throat and worn hanging over the shoulders.

Nessnoun

(geography) A promontory; a cape or headland. (Frequently used as a suffix in placenames.)

Capenoun

A brightly colored cloth used in maneuvering the bull in a bullfight; a capote or muleta.

Nessnoun

a strip of land projecting into a body of water

Capenoun

A point or head of land projecting into a body of water.

Capeverb

To maneuver (the bull) by means of a cape in a bullfight.

Capenoun

(geography) A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into a sea or lake; a promontory; a headland.

Capenoun

A sleeveless garment or part of a garment, hanging from the neck over the back, arms, and shoulders.

Capeverb

To incite or attract (a bull) to charge a certain direction, by waving a cape.

Capeverb

(nautical) To head or point; to keep a course.

The ship capes southwest by south.

Capeverb

To skin an animal, particularly a deer.

Capeverb

(uncommon) To wear a cape.

Capeverb

(obsolete) To look for, search after.

Capeverb

To gaze or stare.

The captain just caped mindlessly into the distance as his ship was hit by volley after volley.

Capenoun

a strip of land projecting into a body of water

Capenoun

a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter