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curvet

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noun cur·vet \(ˌ)kər-ˈvet\

Definition of curvet

  1. :  a prancing leap of a horse in which the hind legs are raised just before the forelegs touch the ground




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curvet

verb cur·vet

Definition of curvet

curvetted or curvetedcurvetting or curveting

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make a curvet; also :  prance, caper



1592

First Known Use of curvet

1592


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