Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A leap in which the horse pulls its hind legs up towards the belly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A leap in which the horse pulls up his hind legs toward his belly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the manège, a leap in which the horse draws up his hind legs toward the belly, without showing his shoes.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

French, from croupe hind quarters.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.