Definition of haute école in English:

haute école

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Pronunciation: /ˌəʊt eɪˈkɒl
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • The art or practice of advanced classical dressage.
    More example sentences
    • The haute école of classical equitation includes movements with direct military application, like the capriole which was originally intended to enable a horseman to use his steed to kick an attacker approaching from behind.
    • Cavalia's European ‘horse-whisperer’ Frédéric Pignon and his wife, Magali Delgado (a gifted trainer and performer with a specialty in haute école), bring an approach to horses marked by kindness and respect.
    • With reins alone, the horse will perform some of the most exacting movements of Haute École.

Origin

French, literally 'high school'.

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