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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capital, capital letter, uppercase, upper-case letter, majuscule(noun)

    one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis

    "printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters"

    working capital, capital, chapiter, capital letter, upper-case letter, cap, majuscule, uppercase


  1. capital letter(noun)

    big letter, uppercase letter, upper case letter, capital

    lowercase letter, small letter, lower-case letter

  2. capital letter(noun)

    An upper-case letter (A, B, C, ... as opposed to a, b, c, ...), used for emphasis, for starting sentences and proper names, etc.

    capital, uppercase letter, upper case letter, big letter

    lower-case letter, small letter, lowercase letter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capital letter

    capital, large letter

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