Definition of passado in English:

passado

noun

  • Fencing. A forward thrust with the foil, the rear foot being advanced at the same time.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in William Shakespeare (1564–1616), playwright and poet. Probably alteration of Italian passata; compare -ado.

Pronunciation

passado

/pəˈsɑːdəʊ/