Capoch
Capoch Ca*poch", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Capoched}.] To cover with, or as with, a hood; hence, to hoodwink or blind. --Hudibras. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Capoch — Ca*poch , n.; pl. {Capoches}. [Cf. Sp. capucho, It. cappucio, F. Capuce, capuchon, LL. caputium, fr. capa cloak. See Cap.] A hood; especially, the hood attached to the gown of a monk. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capoched — Capoch Ca*poch , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Capoched}.] To cover with, or as with, a hood; hence, to hoodwink or blind. Hudibras. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capoches — Capoch Ca*poch , n.; pl. {Capoches}. [Cf. Sp. capucho, It. cappucio, F. Capuce, capuchon, LL. caputium, fr. capa cloak. See Cap.] A hood; especially, the hood attached to the gown of a monk. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brown capucine — Capuchin Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cabus albifrons — Capuchin Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cabus apella — Capuchin Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cabus capucinus — Capuchin Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cabus fatuellus — Capuchin Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capuccio — Ca*puc cio, n. [It. cappucio. See {Capoch}.] A capoch or hood. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Capuchin — Cap u*chin , n. [F. capucin a monk who wears a cowl, fr. It. cappuccio hood. See {Capoch}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl.) A Franciscan monk of the austere branch established in 1526 by Matteo di Baschi, distinguished by wearing the long pointed cowl… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”