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Noun
Plural for a route over or through mountains
“She has breathtaking pictures of a mountain pass so high, that the clouds may be seen way down below.”
Noun
Plural for a card, ticket, or permit giving authorization for the holder to enter or have access to a place, form of transport, or event
“Can I see your boarding pass, please?”
Noun
Plural for an effort to do or accomplish something
“… a final pass at the assignment.”
Noun
Plural for the state of being actual or complete
“… eventually, all their career goals came to pass.”
Noun
Plural for predicament
“Things have come to a pretty pass when people are afraid to go out after dark.”
Noun
Plural for sexual proposition
Noun
“He seemed to touch down in the corner only for the referee to rule it out, appearing to indicate that the final pass had been forward.”
Noun
Verb
To take place
“As noted elsewhere in your site, boats cannot pass under low bridges.”
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To exceed
“God's peace passes all human understanding.”
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Succeed, graduate
“Every two years they have to take a refresher course and pass the test.”
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To hand over or be handed over
“Please pass this information on to anyone you know who may be interested.”
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Come to an end
“Some of these conditions are mild and will pass quickly with minimum treatment, others are more serious and need specialised care.”
Verb
To put into effect through legislative or authoritative action
“While the voucher scheme did not pass Congress, the testing proposals passed both the House and the Senate.”
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Express formally
“On that day the Crown invited the court to proceed to pass sentence on both defendants, and to postpone the determination of a confiscation order.”
Verb
Decide not to do
“… we appreciate the invitation to the party, but we'll have to pass.”
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Happen; be done or said
“Selfishly speaking, I am almost tempted to let this state of affairs pass unremarked.”
Verb
Rid of waste
“The first symptom is extreme pain when passing urine.”
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Be transferred from one person or place to another, especially by inheritance
“His mother's estate passed to him after her death.”
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“Every time a car passed him, he worried it might be the police.”
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“Maybe it is just me, but somehow when I was in school, time seemed to pass more slowly.”
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“The villagers pass the long winter nights by listening to stories.”
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“Every coach has paired off players and had them pass the ball back and forth, back and forth, back and forth.”
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“There was no way she could let that comment pass.”
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“… a presidential candidate who doesn't yet know how it feels to pass the scrutiny of the national press.”
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“… he'll occasionally pass some insightful comment, but in general he doesn't have much to contribute.”
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“Kevin has just passed his driving test.”
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To give what is needed or desired
Verb
To convey in appropriate or telling terms
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