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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of capot.

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Examples

  • Time was — time is — and, if I catch it not by the forelock as it passes, time will be no more — Nettlewood will be forfeited — and if I have in addition a lawsuit for my title, and for Oakendale, I run a risk of being altogether capotted.

    Saint Ronan's Well

  • I could not count a single point: so had been piqued and repiqued, and capotted to the devil.

    The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

  • Time was -- time is -- and, if I catch it not by the forelock as it passes, time will be no more -- Nettlewood will be forfeited -- and if I have in addition a lawsuit for my title, and for Oakendale, I run a risk of being altogether capotted.

    St. Ronan's Well

  • “I have done him!” he said, exultingly, yet in a tone of voice lowered almost to a whisper; “capotted his lordship for this bout — doubled my capital, Mick, and something more. —

    Saint Ronan's Well

  • "I have done him!" he said, exultingly, yet in a tone of voice lowered almost to a whisper; "capotted his lordship for this bout -- doubled my capital, Mick, and something more.

    St. Ronan's Well

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