prance

  1. noun
    a proud stiff pompous gait
  2. verb
    to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"
  3. verb
    ride a horse such that it springs and bounds forward
  4. verb
    cause (a horse) to bound spring forward
  5. verb
    spring foward on the hind legs; "The young horse was prancing in the meadow"