Definition of travers in English:


Syllabification: trav·ers
Pronunciation: /ˈtravərs, trəˈvərs
(also traverse)


A movement performed in dressage, in which the horse moves parallel to the side of the arena, with its shoulders carried closer to the wall than its hindquarters and its body curved toward the center.


French, from pied de travers 'foot askew'.

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