nounpl. -·dos or -·does
Fencing a thrust or lunge with one foot advanced
Origin of passadoaltered from French passade from Italian passata: see passade
nounpl. pas·sa·dos, or pas·sa·does
A fencing maneuver in which the foil is thrust forward and one foot advanced at the same time.
Origin of passadoAlteration of French passade ; see passade .
(plural passados or passadoes)
- Alternative form of passade.