noun pa·se \ˈpä-(ˌ)sā\

Definition of PASE

:  a movement of a cape by a matador in drawing a bull and taking his charge

Origin of PASE

Spanish, literally, feint, from pase let him pass, from pasar to pass, from Vulgar Latin *passare
First Known Use: 1937


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March 29, 2015
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