courbette

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French courbette.

NounEdit

courbette (plural courbettes)

  1. A movement in dressage in which the horse makes a series of jumps on the hind legs with the forelegs in the air.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

courbette f (plural courbettes)

  1. (low) bow (prostration)

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 19 April 2014, at 21:43