• Whitecap Definition & Synonyms
Synonyms: White horse
- (n.) A member of a self-appointed vigilance committee attempting by lynch-law methods to drive away or coerce persons obnoxious to it. Some early ones wore white hoods or masks.
- (n.) A wave whose crest breaks into white foam, as when the wind is freshening.
- (n.) The European redstart; -- so called from its white forehead.
- (n.) The European tree sparrow.
- (n.) The whitethroat; -- so called from its gray head.