summerset

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n summerset an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Summerset See Somersault Somerset.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • summerset See somerset.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Summerset Same as Somersault.
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Usage

In literature:

Over rocks and stumps, on one of which the coach narrowly escaped turning a summerset.
"The Complete Works of Artemus Ward" by Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
I took it he turned a summerset.
"Chip, of the Flying U" by B. M. Bower
My book is not ready for the press yet; and as to writing here, who could produce an epic in the pauses of a summerset?
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
I seed Jud's coat-tail a-turnin' summersets through the air, the saddle and blanket a-followin'.
"The Bishop of Cottontown" by John Trotwood Moore
I am pretty sure Hec would turn summersets for us.
"At the Little Brown House" by Ruth Alberta Brown
The mule run away with his plow and throwed him a summerset.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States from Interviews with Former Slaves, Arkansas Narratives, Part 4" by Work Projects Administration
Because the fall follows right after the spring, unless he makes a summerset between them.
"The Handbook of Conundrums" by Edith B. Ordway
They don't kno mutch, only to skip, turn summersets on the grass, kik up their heels, pla tag, plauge their mothers and hav phun generally.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw
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In news:

Cars 108 has teamed up with Chasse Ballroom and Latin Dance Studio, Summerset Salon and Day Spa and the Flint Journal's Women's Expo to help you out with some fancy dancing.
It happened at the former Summerset Houseboats plant on Parkers Mill Road.
Diana Romer of Lake Summerset joined Pinecrest Community in Mount Morris (pinecrestcommunity.org) as director of advancement and marketing.
Carole J Reynolds: Summerset Boutique raises money for Brentwood's Garin Elementary School.
The Caloosahatchee Marching and Chowder Society sponsored its 47th annual Summerset Regatta on Saturday and Sunday, Oct 6-7 in the Gulf of Mexico off of Fort Myers Beach.
47th Summerset Regatta held off Fort Myers Beach.
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- The 47th Annual Summerset Regatta kicked off on Fort Myers Beach Saturday morning.
47th annual Summerset Regatta sails Saturday.
CMCS gears up for 47th annual Summerset Regatta.
47th annual Summerset Regatta sails Saturday.
Mike Hanson, 30, of Littleton, and his dog Maggey, a border collie mix that's a three-time Colorado State frisbee champion and 2011 UFO World Cup Champion, perform at the Summerset Festival in Littleton last Sunday.
Tony Nigliazzo with first patient, Kip Summerset.
Tony Nigliazzo, who recently joined Adams Memorial Hospital as a general surgeon , is seen in accompanying photo talking with his first patient, Kip Summerset, a rural Adams County resident.
A $300 Summerset Salon and Day Spa Package.
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