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Antonyms for cape

landmass, mainland.

Quotes of cape

  1. So that between the Cape of St. Maria and Japan we were four months and twenty -two days; at which time there were no more than six besides myself that could stand upon his feet. – William Adams
  2. In our passage from the Cape of Good Hope the winds were mostly from the westward with very boisterous weather: but one great advantage that this season of the year has over the summer months is in being free from fogs. – William Bligh
  3. On the night of the 1st of September we observed for the first time signs of the natives being in the neighbourhood. Fires were seen on the low land near Cape Frederick Henry, and at daylight we saw the natives with our glasses. – William Bligh
  4. The Cape Town is considerably increased within the last eight years. Its respectability with regard to strength has kept pace with its other enlargements and rendered it very secure against any attempt which is not made with considerable force. – William Bligh
  5. I know what she used to do sometimes. She kept her best cape she wore on the street in there, and she used occasionally to go up there to get it and to take it into her room. She kept a great deal in the guest room drawers. – Lizzie Andrew Borden
  6. No one is fit to judge a book until he has rounded Cape Horn in a sailing vessel, until he has bumped into two or three icebergs, until he has been lost in the sands of the desert, until he has spent a few years in the House of the Dead. – Van Wyck Brooks
  7. The politics of the Cape Town Metro, which allows an executive Mayoral committee to make secret decisions which affect you, behind closed doors, is wrong! – Mangosuthu Buthelezi
  8. But very unfortunately the merchant marine died away till even the majority of fishing done about the Cape is in the hands of the Portuguese who emigrated to the Cape some fifty years ago. – Joseph C. Lincoln
  9. My Cape women are generally true to type- big hearted, motherly women who love the sea. My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese, who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers, are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life. – Joseph C. Lincoln
  10. On the other hand, if there's an underlying core of poetry that I go to, I go to the sea. I've lived on the sea all my life. I live on the sea in Cape Breton. – Richard Serra
  11. And I agreed the feeling of action as he was flying or jumping or leaping- a flowing cape would give it movement. It really helped, and it was very easy to draw. – Joe Shuster
  12. It was not possible to film in California, because all the areas are heavily built up now. Coming to Cape Town is an invitation to step into the past and recreate Los Angeles of the 1930s. – Robert Towne

Usage examples for cape

  1. " He keeps some of the fellers out; they see him in there, with his grizzly old head and flapping cape coat, and they stay out till he goes home. – Janice Day by Helen Beecher Long
  2. The captain, accompanied by some of our gentlemen, landed, and they set themselves to search for our missing people, in the woods, and along the shore N. W. of the cape – Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific by Gabriel Franchere
  3. " Remember me to Arnaud," he said, holding her gloves and the short fur cape – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  4. We've got no rutters north of the Cape – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  5. It is now Cape Galeota. – The Life of Columbus by Arthur Helps
  6. If you come down to Cape May, won't you please come to see us? – Madge Morton's Victory by Amy D.V. Chalmers
  7. Later, we went to Cape Town. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  8. The whole coast from the San Francisco River north to Cape St. Roque was in the hands of the Dutch. – The South American Republics Part I of II by Thomas C. Dawson
  9. I saw England's ships, but it was not for me to know whether they were to turn Cape Hope or the Horn. – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  10. And no region was thought more important, either in a commercial or a military way, than the Cape Fear and Charles River valleys. – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  11. It moved step by step; if one of Prince Henry's captains, creeping down the west coast of Africa, discovered a cape a hundred miles south of the known world, the most he could probably do was to imagine that there might lie, still another hundred miles farther south, another cape to sail for it in faith and hope, to find it, and to imagine another possibility yet another hundred miles away. – Christopher Columbus, Complete by Filson Young
  12. " Yes, me beauty, and she sent this to you wid her love," and Mrs. Watson took a small piece out of a newspaper from under her cape – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  13. He looked first rate, he wore a sort of a helmet and had a cloak on, shaped some like my long circle cape only it didn't set so good, and I wuz sorry they didn't have my pattern to cut it by. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  14. Menton is situated round a large bay, bounded on the west by Cape St. Martin, and on the east by Mortola Point. – The South of France--East Half by Charles Bertram Black
  15. I have since heard from him, at sea and at Malta; and I have lately understood that he was off Cape Spartavento, where he may have heard of Gantheaume's squadron; but his ultimate orders are for Mahon, at which place he must now be with seven ships of the line. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II by Sir John Ross
  16. She removed the dark cape from Marie's shoulders, and took her bag, leading her into the small east bedroom which had been so charmingly dressed for her. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  17. Philip, Krantz, and the seamen embarked, but Captain Barentz remained behind to settle at the Cape – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  18. East Cape is the only place. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  19. I found a place beside the gray cape I had seen for the first time the night of the cotillon. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. I'm going around Cape Horn with Captain Spark. – Bob the Castaway by Frank V. Webster

Rhymes for cape