Meaning of passglas in English:

passglas

noun

(also pass glass)
historical
  • A tall glass beaker decorated with markings (usually parallel rings or a spiral) delineating measures for a drinking game.

    Popular in Germany in the 16th and 17th centuries.

Pronunciation

passglas

/ˈpɑːsɡlɑːs/ /ˈpasɡlas/

Origin

Late 19th century. From German Passglas from Pass measure + Glas.