Capo vs Capot - What's the difference?

capo | capot |


As nouns the difference between capo and capot

is that capo is (cover over the engine of a motor car) while capot is bonnet, hood.

capo

English

Etymology 1

Shortening of (m), from (etyl).

Noun

(en noun)
  • A movable bar placed across the fingerboard of a guitar used to raise the pitch of all strings.
  • Synonyms

    * (movable bar) capotasto

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) .

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A leader in the Mafia; a caporegime.
  • Anagrams

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    capot

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A winning of all the tricks in the game of piquet, counting for forty points.
  • (Hoyle)

    Verb

    (capott)
  • To win all the tricks from, when playing at piquet.
  • (Sir Walter Scott)
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