Definition of longe in English:

longe

(North American lunge)

noun

  • A long rein on which a horse is held and made to move in a circle around its trainer.

    ‘this all could be done without work on the lunge’
    as modifier ‘a longe line’

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Exercise (a horse or rider) on a longe.

Origin

Early 18th century: from French longe, from allonge ‘lengthening out’.

Pronunciation

longe

/lənj/