It is the mode of stopping a volante, calling a waiter, attracting the attention of a friend, or calling the notice of a stranger.
After breakfast, I take a volante and ride into the town, to deliver my letters.
The volante comes for us next day, with Roqu, brightest of all living caleseros, fixed in his boots and saddle.
But it is written, the volante shall not upset,—and so it does not.
When we reached the convent gate, the second volante was empty.
There is no volante waiting, and I have to take my seat in an omnibus, and wait for the end of the scene.
Then came the volante, and with heartfelt thanks and regrets we suffered it to take us away.
The center of gravity is nowhere in a volante, while it swings and vibrates along softly as a boat on smooth water.
The words rapidamente, brillante and volante (flying) have the same meaning as veloce.
It is the volante of the Franconia range, and rides over everything from a bowlder to a wind-slash.