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pass
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 40
1. In football, hockey, etc., a transfer of the ball, etc., to another player of one's side, usually at some distance.
3. To go; to move; to proceed; to be moved or transferred from one point to another; to make a transit; -- usually with a following adverb or adverbal phrase defining the kind or manner of motion; as, to pass on, by, out, in, etc.; to pass swiftly, directly, smoothly, etc.; to pass to the rear, under the yoke, over the bridge, across the field, beyond the border, etc.
Part of Speech: verb
1. In football, hockey, etc., to make pass; to transfer the ball, etc., to another player of one's own side.
2. To move or be transferred from one state or condition to another; to change possession, condition, or circumstances; to undergo transition; as, the business has passed into other hands.
4. To move or to come into being or under notice; to come and go in consciousness; hence, to take place; to occur; to happen; to come; to occur progressively or in succession; to be present transitorily.
6. To go through any inspection or test successfully; to be approved or accepted; as, he attempted the examination, but did not expect to pass.
7. To be suffered to go on; to be tolerated; hence, to continue; to live along.
8. To go unheeded or neglected; to proceed without hindrance or opposition; as, we let this act pass.
9. To go beyond bounds; to surpass; to be in excess.
10. To take heed; to care.
12. To be conveyed or transferred by will, deed, or other instrument of conveyance; as, an estate passes by a certain clause in a deed.
13. To make a lunge or pass; to thrust.
15. In football, hockey, etc., to make a pass; to transfer the ball, etc., to another player of one's own side.
19. A single passage of a bar, rail, sheet, etc., between the rolls.
20. State of things; condition; predicament.
21. Permission or license to pass, or to go and come; a psssport; a ticket permitting free transit or admission; as, a railroad or theater pass; a military pass.
22. Fig.: a thrust; a sally of wit.
23. A part; a division.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To go by, beyond, over, through, or the like; to proceed from one side to the other of; as, to pass a house, a stream, a boundary, etc.
4. To transcend; to surpass; to excel; to exceed.
7. To cause to pass the lips; to utter; to pronounce; hence, to promise; to pledge; as, to pass sentence.
8. To put in circulation; to give currency to; as, to pass counterfeit money.
9. To cause to obtain entrance, admission, or conveyance; as, to pass a person into a theater, or over a railroad.
10. To emit from the bowels; to evacuate.
12. To make, as a thrust, punto, etc.
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