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Noun: capriole  'ka-pree,ówl
  1. (dressage) a vertical jump of a trained horse with a kick of the hind legs at the top of the jump
  2. A playful leap or hop
    - caper
Verb: capriole  'ka-pree,ówl
  1. Perform a capriole, of horses in dressage
  2. Perform a capriole, in ballet

Derived forms: caprioled, caprioles, caprioling

Type of: bounce, bound, dance, jump, jumping, leap, leaping, saltation, spring

Encyclopedia: Capriole