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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make a half turn on a horse, in dressage.

Usage examples (26)
  • Till now, each Athenian had saluted Hipparchos in his seat of honor; two had even made their horses caracole.
  • It was his lyric about the fair young horseman who is begged not to caracole too high, because he is carrying someone's heart and one more leap might break it.
  • He pushed then hither and thither -- made his knights slide along with the episcopal propriety of bishops, and made his bishops caracole across the squares with the...
  • The other day, while a wedding party was just about to leave St. George's, Hanover Square, Mr. BENNETT, who happened to be passing by, took a flying caracole clean over... for more
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