Meaning of curvet
Pronunciation: (n.kûr'vitv.k&schwar&sylpvet', kûr'vit), [key]
— n., v., -vet•ted -vet•ed, -vet•ting -vet•ing.
- a leap of a horse from a rearing position, in which it springs up with the hind legs outstretched as the forelegs descend.
- to leap in a curvet, as a horse; cause one's horse to do this.
- to leap and frisk.
- to cause to make a curvet.
- curvet (Thesaurus)