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Definitions for pass

  • noun - success in satisfying a test or requirement; "his future depended on his passing that test"; "he got a pass in introductory chemistry"
  • verb - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
  • noun - (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
  • noun - (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls; "he worked the pitcher for a base on balls"
  • noun - a flight or run by an aircraft over a target; "the plane turned to make a second pass"
  • verb - come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
  • verb - pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
  • verb - disappear gradually; "The pain eventually passed off"
  • noun - (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate; "the coach sent in a passing play on third and long"
  • verb - transmit information ; "Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news"
  • noun - a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
  • verb - grant authorization or clearance for; "Clear the manuscript for publication"; "The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography"
  • verb - pass over
  • adjective - of advancing the ball by throwing it; "a team with a good passing attack"; "a pass play"
  • verb - pass into a specified state or condition; "He sank into nirvana"
  • verb - travel past; "The sports car passed all the trucks"
  • verb - go across or through; "We passed the point where the police car had parked"; "A terrible thought went through his mind"
  • verb - move past; "A black limousine passed by when she looked out the window"; "He passed his professor in the hall"; "One line of soldiers surpassed the other"
  • verb - cause to pass; "She passed around the plates"
  • verb - pass by; "three years elapsed"
  • verb - transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official control"
  • verb - be inherited by; "The estate fell to my sister"; "The land returned to the family"; "The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead"
  • verb - place into the hands or custody of; "hand me the spoon
  • verb - throw (a ball) to another player; "Smith passed"
  • verb - allow to go without comment or censure; "the insult passed as if unnoticed"
  • verb - make laws
  • verb - go unchallenged; be approved; "The bill cleared the House"
  • verb - accept or judge as acceptable; "The teacher passed the student although he was weak"
  • verb - go successfully through a test or a selection process; "She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now"
  • verb - be superior or better than some standard; "She exceeded our expectations"; "She topped her performance of last year"
  • verb - stretch out over a distance
  • verb - pass time in a specific way; "how are you spending your summer vacation?"
  • noun - a complimentary ticket; "the star got passes for his family"
  • noun - a permit to enter or leave a military installation; "he had to show his pass in order to get out"
  • noun - a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions; "the media representatives had special passes"
  • noun - any authorization to pass or go somewhere; "the pass to visit had a strict time limit"
  • noun - you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent; "he had a bye in the first round"
  • noun - one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer); "it was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass"
  • noun - a difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
  • noun - the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks; "we got through the pass before it started to snow"
  • noun - a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
  • noun - (military) a written leave of absence; "he had a pass for three days"
  • Synonyms for pass

    flip passing play whirl passport mountain pass base on balls passing game offer bye notch passing walk crack liberty chit head strait qualifying toss fling laissez passer straits excrete hap fall out decease pass away buy the farm pop off evanesce pass along clear sink go through surpass elapse slide by devolve give transcend extend egest go on come about perish expire conk choke fade put across guide lapse go across go past slip by go along hand legislate overstep spend eliminate pass off take place go kick the bucket give-up the ghost croak blow over communicate authorize run overtake travel by go by glide by fall reach make it top happen occur die exit cash in one's chips drop dead snuff it fleet pass on authorise draw overhaul pass by make pass slip away return turn over exceed lead

    Antonyms for pass

    fail

    Holonyms for pass

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    Hyponyms for pass

    boarding pass safeguard gorge dire straits lateral pass hall pass col saddleback lateral ticket-of-leave gap saddle centering forward pass spot pass boarding card safe-conduct defile desperate straits snap aerial put over quest render approbate okay licence formalize get by crack traverse pass over infiltrate pass across transgress negociate fumble fly by lead light hand over turn in free trust perspire breeze through ooze out sail through piddle go far pee weekend take a leak do pass water winter stool take a crap vomit up cat retch spue regurgitate break come up give go recur go over materialize betide backlash strike contemporize stifle drown succumb implant request acknowledge deliver certificate sanction certify formalise clear squeak by track get over pass through cut trespass lock blunder zip by fly slip fork over release give up confide exude ace ooze nail puddle go deep pee-pee vacation spend a penny while away evacuate overwinter defecate ca-ca purge be sick puke chuck throw up recrudesce result operate come repeat come around materialise concur recoil turn out contemporise asphyxiate predecease yield send a message bespeak receipt return approve declare commission rub top squeak through cover cut through run crash overstep work skirt whisk by fell sneak fork out relinquish entrust sweat commit exudate pass with flying colors make radiate micturate soldier make water holiday wee get through void summer shit crap cast disgorge barf upchuck develop intervene supervene fall go off roll around befall coincide chance synchronize abort buy it starve relay call for carry message O.K. license validate thread break through transit cross cut across move through muscle negotiate cycle run by pass off vanish deal fork up resign intrust sudate leave transude sweep through urinate ray piss slum relieve oneself serve wee-wee sojourn empty take a shit vomit sick regorge spew honk arise transpire proceed anticipate come off happen bechance backfire shine synchronise suffocate pip out famish plant get across

    Hypernyms for pass

    throw flying endeavor license conceding juncture leave accomplishment endeavour licence yielding occasion leave of absence success achievement football play attempt try permission cycle location flight effort ticket concession oscillation situation discharge vanish transmit allow advance march on locomote transfer win evaluate stand out expel change state go away communicate let progress go on change ordain come through pass judgment surpass eject turn countenance pass on travel change hands enact bring home the bacon judge be exhaust release disappear convey permit move move on go change owners succeed deliver the goods excel

    Meronyms for pass

    No meronyms found for pass.

    Sounds like pass

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