Meaning of rasgueado in English:

rasgueado

Pronunciation /ˌrasɡeɪˈɑːdəʊ/

noun

(also rasgeado)
Music
  • The act of sweeping the strings of a guitar with the fingertips; rhythmically complex percussive strumming characteristic of flamenco guitar-playing.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Albuquerque Journal. From Spanish rasgueado act of strumming a guitar, use as noun of past participle of rasguear to strum, to make a flourish, specific sense development of rasguear to scrawl.