Faena is defined as the passes that a bullfighter makes before killing the bull.(noun)
An example of faena is the last few passes made by a matador.
See faena in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Sp, lit., work
See faena in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Spanish, manual labor
Origin: , from Catalan feyna
Origin: , from Latin facienda, things to be done
Origin: , neuter pl. gerundive of facere, to do; see fact.