caper, cut a
perform a leap in which the feet are kicked together in the air
Per IV.ii.102[Boult to Bawd, of Veroles] He offered to cut a caper at the proclamation
TN I.iii.114[Sir Andrew to Sir Toby] I can cut a caper [pun 124: type of berry used as a mutton sauce]
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