There is no capital punishment here for one thing.
"But is there capital punishment where you were?" asked Adelaida.
Well, I shall be spared such a hard beginning, and shall start with a little capital.
He talks about the economic movement, and the ebb and flow of capital; the devil knows what he means.
Leaving her in a distant province, he came to the capital in search of pupils.
—And-and-and as you are a capital fellow, I am convinced of that, I dare say we really shall end by being good friends.
Take note of it, prince, remember it; you collect, I am told, facts concerning capital punishment….
"Capital, that's much better!" cried Lebedeff, and seizing the key he made off in haste.
"Well done, prince, capital!" cried Aglaya, who entered the room at this moment.
Mrs. Epanchin had a fair appetite herself, and generally took her share of the capital mid-day lunch which was always served for the girls, and which was nearly as good as a dinner.
Totski himself, who had the reputation of being a capital talker, and was usually the life and soul of these entertainments, was as silent as any on this occasion, and sat in a state of, for him, most uncommon perturbation.
ALL three of the Miss Epanchins were fine, healthy girls, well-grown, with good shoulders and busts, and strong—almost masculine—hands; and, of course, with all the above attributes, they enjoyed capital appetites, of which they were not in the least ashamed.
"Look here, once for all," cried Aglaya, boiling over, "if I hear you talking about capital punishment, or the economical condition of Russia, or about Beauty redeeming the world, or anything of that sort, I'll—well, of course I shall laugh and seem very pleased, but I warn you beforehand, don't look me in the face again!
There are no more uses of "capital" in the book.
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She worked hard to raise capital to start their new company.
She also earned additional income from a capital investment in her friend's company.