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Summerset definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SUMMERSET, n. A high leap in which the heels are thrown over the head.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return [syn: somersault, somerset, summersault, summerset, somersaulting, flip]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Somersault Som"er*sault, Somerset Som"er*set, n. [F. soubresaut a jump, leap, OF. soubresault, It. soprassalto an overleap, fr. L. supra over + saltus a leap, fr. salire to leap; or the French may be from Sp. sobresalto a sudden asault, a surprise. See Supra, and Salient.] A leap in which a person turns his heels over his head and lights upon his feet; a turning end over end. [Written also summersault, sommerset, summerset, etc.] ``The vaulter's sombersalts.'' --Donne. Now I'll only Make him break his neck in doing a sommerset. --Beau. & Fl.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Summersault Sum"mer*sault, Summerset Sum"mer*set, n. See Somersault, Somerset.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Somerset, somersault, summersault.



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