curvet


curvet
curvet [kʉr′vet; ] for v., usually [ kər vet′]
n.
[It corvetta, dim. < corvo < L curvus: see CROWN]
in equestrian exhibitions, a movement in which a horse rears, then leaps forward, raising the hind legs just before the forelegs come down
vi.
curvetted or curveted, curvetting or curveting
to make a curvet
vt.
to cause to curvet

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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