Definition of Passant. Meaning of Passant. Synonyms of Passant

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Definition of Passant

Passant
Passant Pas"sant, a. [F., p. pr. of passer. See Pass, v. i.] 1. Passing from one to another; in circulation; current. [Obs.] Many opinions are passant. --Sir T. Browne. 2. Curs?ry, careless. [Obs.] On a passant rewiew of what I wrote to the bishop. --Sir P. Pett. 3. Surpassing; excelling. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 4. (Her.) Walking; -- said of any animal on an escutcheon, which is represented as walking with the dexter paw raised.

Meaning of Passant from wikipedia

- En p****ant (French: [ɑ̃ paˈsɑ̃], lit. in p****ing) is a move in chess. It is a special pawn capture that can only occur immediately after a pawn makes...
- P****ant may refer to: In heraldry, an attitude. The en p****ant chess move of a pawn En p****ant (disambiguation)...
- En p****ant is a chess move. En p****ant may also refer to: Coup en p****ant, a technique in the card game bridge En P****ant (Alphawezen album), 2004 En p****ant...
- George P****ant is the first published of C. P. Snow's series of novels Strangers and Brothers, but the second according to the internal chronology. It...
- ****ociation of lions with the English crown is a seal bearing two lions p****ant, used by the ****ure King John during the lifetime of his father, Henry...
- remainder of the game. Example of regular capturing Example of en p****ant En p****ant was added in the 15th century to compensate for the then newly added...
- which is captured and removed from play. With the sole exception of en p****ant, all pieces capture by moving to the square that the opponent's piece occupies...
- of chase, the term trippant is used instead of p****ant. Lion P****ant Lion P****ant Guardant Lion P****ant Regardant A beast sejant or sejeant (Middle French:...
- open to international students. As the French scholar Adrien Jean-Guy P****ant recalls, other business schools as well as some polytechnics with trade...
- emblems). The blazon of the arms of Plantagenet is: Gules, three lions p****ant guardant in pale or armed and langued azure, signifying three identical...
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