a half turn executed by a horse and rider.
Rare. a winding staircase.
to execute caracoles; wheel.
Historical Examples

The horse of one of these cavaliers made a caracole which brought it nearly upon Alain as he was about to cross.
The Parisians, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton

When she found herself alone, she let her pony prance and caracole under a great pear-tree, and inwardly chafed against Anton.
Debit and Credit Gustav Freytag

(dressage) a half turn to the right or left
a spiral staircase
verb (intransitive)
(dressage) to execute a half turn to the right or left


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