Pronunciation: (un-kap'), [key]
—v., -capped, -cap•ping.
1. to remove a cap or cover from (a bottle, container, etc.).
2. to free from limits or restrictions: The union is demanding that cost-of-living allowances be uncapped.
3. to remove a cap or hat from (the head of a person).
to remove the cap or hat from the head, as in respect.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.