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cannon a large gun that is set on wheels or some other base. Cannons fire heavy shells.
cannot a form of "can not."
canoe a narrow boat with pointed ends that is moved along by using a paddle. [2 definitions]
canon1 a religious law, code, or body of laws. [2 definitions]
can opener a device used for opening cans. Some can openers can be operated by hand while others are small electrical appliances.
canopy a large piece of fabric that is held up by poles and hangs over a space. [2 definitions]
can't shortened form of "cannot."
cantaloupe a round melon with a hard, rough skin and orange flesh.
canteen a small container for carrying water; flask. [2 definitions]
canter a horse's gait between a trot and a gallop. [2 definitions]
cantor the singer who leads the prayers in a synagogue.
canvas heavy, strong cloth made of cotton, linen, or hemp. [2 definitions]
canyon a deep valley with steep sides.
cap1 a soft hat with a peak or visor but no brim. [5 definitions]
cap2 a capital letter.
capability the quality of being skilled or able; ability.
capable having the skill or power to do what is needed. [2 definitions]
capacity the amount that can be held in a particular space. [3 definitions]
cape1 a garment without sleeves that hangs loosely over the back and shoulders.
cape2 a point of land that sticks out into a large body of water.
caper1 to leap, hop, or skip about in a playful way; frolic. [3 definitions]