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To have made a law
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To have been living a particular way of life
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(archaic, obsolete) To have brought or to have come to an end
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“Many of these conditions are mild and will pass quickly without treatment.”
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To have given what is needed or desired
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To have conveyed in appropriate or telling terms
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Past tense for to move across or through a given point
“The larger boats are unable to pass under the low bridges.”
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Past tense for to get ahead of
“I would deliberately slow down to allow the impatient driver behind me to pass.”
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Past tense for to go beyond the limits of
“As you too pass the threshold of fifty, you may discover that it is a moment in your life to celebrate a new beginning.”
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(of a candidate) Past tense for to be successful in (an examination, test, or course)
“I have to study hard to make sure that I pass this exam.”
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Past tense for to give or hand over
“Please pass this information on to anyone you know who may be interested.”
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Past tense for to distribute among a group
“He tried to pass candy out to his students in a class, but they became disruptive and rushed toward him.”
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Past tense for to be transferred from one person or place to another, especially by inheritance
“His mother's estate would pass to him following her death.”
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Past tense for to come to the end of one's life
“My grandfather would sadly pass after a long struggle with illness.”
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Past tense for to enact or establish legally or legislatively
“Both the House and the Senate would pass the proposals.”
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Past tense for to pronounce (a judgement or judicial sentence)
“On that day, the Crown invited the court to proceed to pass sentence on both defendants.”
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Past tense for to decide not to do something
“I'm afraid we'll have to pass on your invitation due to our other commitments.”
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(of an action or remark) Past tense for to happen
“At some stage, something would pass between them, making them increasingly wary of each other.”
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(of an action or remark) Past tense for to be accepted without scrutiny
“She was never going to let that ridiculous comment pass without a rebuttal.”
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(of time) Past tense for to elapse
“Time seems to pass so fast when you're having fun. And now it's just another manic Monday.”
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Past tense for to spend or use up (a period of time)
“The villagers pass the long winter nights by listening to stories.”
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(sport) Past tense for to kick, hit, or throw (the ball) to another player
“The coach would pair off players and have them pass the ball back and forth.”
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Past tense for to live through an experience
“Fresh out of college, he is yet to pass the trials and turmoils of jobseeking.”
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Past tense for to secrete or exude through a (small) opening
“It also removes ultra filter particles such as micro organisms that are too large to pass from the pores of the membrane.”
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Past tense for to rid oneself of bodily waste
“Let me know if you experience any pain when you pass stool.”
Adjective
Used or accepted broadly
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Adjective
Legitimate as recognized by law
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Adjective
Granted a degree
Adjective
Having undergone initiation
Adjective
Over and done with
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