bastonade

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From baston, early spelling of baton + -ade

Verb[edit]

bastonade ‎(third-person singular simple present bastonades, present participle bastonading, simple past and past participle bastonaded)

  1. (obsolete, slang) To beat a person with a stick, especially on the soles of the feet.

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bastonade

  1. plural of bastonada