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Definition of the verb capsize

What does capsize mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: capsized | capsizing | capsizes

  1. overturn accidentally

Alternative definition of the verb capsize


  1. [intransitive, nautical] To overturn.
  2. [transitive, nautical] To cause (a ship) to overturn.


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Google previewModelling, Simulation and Control of Two-Wheeled Vehicles, Enhanced Edition (2014)

by Mara Tanelli, Matteo Corno, Sergio Saveresi

Capsize is a non-vibrating mode which mainly consists of a roll motion combined with a lateral displacement (plus some less important steering and yaw movements). Depending on the vehicle characteristics it can be stable at lowspeeds, ...

Google previewMotorcycle Accident Cause Factors and Identification of Countermeasures: Appendix (1981)

by Hugh H. Hurt, J. V. Ouellet, D. R. Thom

Capsize is the roll instability of the motorcycle at low speed, which is compensated for by rider control inputs to keep the motorcycle upright. Slide- outoccursupon reaching the limits of tire traction or side force, during braking, accelerating or ...

Google previewBlank Arcade 2014

by Lindsay Grace

Capsize Carolyn Jong Capsize Capsize is a playful arcade game.

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang (2003)

by Eric Partridge

capsize. , v.t. To overturn, upset: orig. nautical s. (witness use by Dibdin and Grose, 2nd ed.), prob. ex Sp. cabezar (–1788); S.E. by 1820. capstan, . the . A punishment whereby the arms were outstretched on a capstan-bar and a ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

capsize tip over, capsize:: kw'élh. car automobile, car:: toxwemiwel < toxw, xwixwekw'elatsem < xw6kw' ~ xwekw'6. care care care about s-o/s-th:: shxwlistexw < Ii ~ Ii. (be) too tight (of shoes, clothes , ...

Google previewDictionary of the Language of the Micmac Indians (1888)

Who Reside in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Cape Breton and Newfoundland by Silas Tertius Rand

To capsize them all together, Mowiktook- chaalugik. Canon, utploodâkun. Canopy, Pogwösun ; Mooskoon. Canoras, Wëltaak. Canter, ka ask wit. Canticle, uktabëgeâkun. Canvass, SëgeegunulV. To canvass, Wëleänkäptum ; Togumajödëgä ...

Google previewLushootseed Dictionary (1994)

by Dawn Bates, Thom Hess, Hilbert, Vi

capsize overturn, capsize: gwal captive: ...

Google previewDictionary of Newfoundland English (1990)

Second Edition with supplement by W.J. Kirwin, G. M. Story, J.D.A. Widdowson

capse* See CAPSIZE. capsize v also capse*. Cp SMYTH 160. To overturn; to tip over and empty (a container). P 148– 63 ...

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Scrabble value of C3A1P3S1I1Z10E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 20 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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