corvetto

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

corvetto (plural corvettos)

  1. A curvet; a leap.
    • Peacham
      You must draw the horse in his career with his manage, and turn, doing the corvetto and leaping.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for corvetto in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)