courbette

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French courbette.

Noun[edit]

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.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

courbette f (plural courbettes)

  1. (low) bow (prostration)

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