verb (curvets, curvetting, curvetted or curvets, curveting, curveted)[no object]
(Of a horse) leap gracefully or energetically.
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- It took me some time for the A.G. and myself to get rid of the curvetting dogs, prone as they are to rushing in figures of eight through the house, after which I tried to find Miss Cat, who was not to be had.
- Duke prances like a bear on his hind legs, forcing May Lundstrom to curvet with him.
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