prance


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Synonyms for prance

Synonyms for prance

to walk with exaggerated or unnatural motions expressive of self-importance or self-display

Synonyms for prance

a proud stiff pompous gait

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to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others

spring forward on the hind legs

cause (a horse) to bound spring forward

ride a horse such that it springs and bounds forward

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Asked if he felt lucky that she had forgiven him, Mr Prance reacted as if this was the first time he had considered that idea.
The modules include CADPC, PRANCE Basic, PRANCE Multilayer, and PRANCE Emitter Coupled Logic.
The broadcast consolidates and advances our existing technology," said Prance CEO Allison Pobrislo.
Mr Prance, who is also a Cardiff City season ticket holder, said the Blues could not replicate the corporate offering the club can provide at the stadium in Leckwith.
Mr Prance was part of a six-strong syndicate - including his brother Steven, sisters Jacquie Wood, Christine Mills and Ceri Howe, and his mother-in-law Lilian Grainger-which won almost pounds 7m on the Euro Millions Lottery last year.
Ostriches prance in front of the silos, camels stretch out their necks to peer at their bovine neighbors, zebras chomp on grass in wide pens, and Alaskan reindeer stroll about while molting from the heat.
These beautiful animals would prance onto the stage through smoke and lights," said Brett Beanan, Founder and CEO of ITS.
Carl Prance, Lilian Grainger, Steven Prance, Jacquie Wood, Christine Mills and Ceri Howe shared pounds 6.
Carl and Gillian Prance gave their home in Cardiff to their daughter, paid off their two sons' mortgages and moved to Trecco Bay park in Porthcawl.
Steven Prance and Mrs Mills, who both joined the group at the Trecco Bay caravan park on Saturday, were told the news over the telephone, and at first thought it was a joke.
Straw told MPs: "On the issue of whether news-casters should prance around studios or sit at a desk and read the news, which is what it seems to me they are paid for - and too much - I prefer the latter to the former.
Crown Collision Centers, formerly owned by Linda and David Prance, was founded in 1994 in Lilburn, GA and within five years they have added the two additional locations.
The Derby striker believes it will take as big an effort as was required to defeat Prance last month for Alex McLeish's side to overcome the world champions and clinch a place at the finals.
The Prance family from Cardiff raked in pounds 6,989,387.
Mr Straw said: "On the issue of whether newscasters should prance around studios or sit and read the news, which is what it seems to me they are paid for - and too much - I prefer the latter to the former.