Student Thesaurus

One entry found for caption.
Entry Word: caption
Function: noun
Text: 1 an explanation or description accompanying a pictorial illustration <for the school yearbook, funny captions were written for snapshots showing a typical day at school>
Synonyms legend
Related Words key; subtitle, translation; motto, tag line
2 a word or series of words often in larger letters placed at the beginning of a passage or at the top of a page in order to introduce or categorize <the textbook features cleverly worded captions to capture the reader's attention> -- see HEADING