passade definition

  • noun:
    • A dressage technique where the horse is built to program continuously on the same place.
    • A passing flirtation or relationship: "How can it is the sympathy between two people like ourselves . . . should end from 1 day to another like a mere passade?” ( Edith Wharton).
    • A pass or push.
    • A turn or span of a horse backward or ahead for a passing fancy area of ground.
    • In fencing, a lunge ahead with a sword, one foot being advanced at the same time.
    • inside manège, a turn or length of the horse backwards or ahead on the same surface.

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