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Definitions for kaput
kɑˈpʊt, -ˈput, kə-ka·put

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. done for(p), kaput(p), gone(a)adjective

    destroyed or killed

    "we are gone geese"


  1. kaputadjective

    Out of order; not working; broken.

  2. Etymology: From kaputt, though more often rendered kaput in English; via קאַפּוט. The same word is also borrowed by Afrikaans, Albanian, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, Greek, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Swedish and Turkish, with approximately the same meaning.


  1. Kaput

    Kaput (Persian: كاپوت, also Romanized as Kāpūt) is a village in Sokmanabad Rural District, Safayyeh District, Khoy County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 758, in 127 families.


  1. kaput

    "Kaput" is a term of German origin that is used to describe something that is broken, not working properly, or completely ruined. It can also refer to a situation or plan that has failed or has been unsuccessful.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. KAPUT

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Kaput is ranked #80926 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Kaput surname appeared 234 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Kaput.

    93.1% or 218 total occurrences were White.
    3.4% or 8 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.1% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kaput in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kaput in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of kaput in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    It kept going on and at the end it just went out, it went kaput.

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