paseo

noun pa·seo \ pə-ˈsā-(ˌ)ō , pä- \
Updated on: 14 Jan 2018

Definition of paseo

plural paseos
1 a : a leisurely usually evening stroll : promenade
b : a public walk or boulevard
2 : a formal entrance march of bullfighters into an arena

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Origin and Etymology of paseo

Spanish, from pasear to take a stroll, from paso passage, step, from Latin passus


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