Hyphenation of pass

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Definitions of pass:

(baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls
He worked the pitcher for a base on balls
(military) a written leave of absence
He had a pass for three days
(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
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
Any authorization to pass or go somewhere
The pass to visit had a strict time limit
A document indicating permission to do something without restrictions
The media representatives had special passes
A flight or run by an aircraft over a target
The plane turned to make a second pass
A bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
A difficult juncture
A pretty pass Matters came to a head yesterday
One complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)
It was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass
You advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent
He had a bye in the first round
A permit to enter or leave a military installation
He had to show his pass in order to get out
A complimentary ticket
The star got passes for his family
A usually brief attempt
He took a crack at it I gave it a whirl
(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
The pass was fumbled
Success in satisfying a test or requirement
His future depended on his passing that test He got a pass in introductory chemistry
Go across or through
We passed the point where the police car had parked A terrible thought went through his mind
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
Make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
They passed the amendment We cannot legislate how people spend their free time
Pass by
Three years elapsed
Place into the hands or custody of
Hand me the spoon
Turn the files over to me
He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers
Stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope
Run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point Service runs all the way to Cranbury His knowledge doesn't go very far My memory extends back to my fourth year of life The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets
Travel past
The sports car passed all the trucks
Come to pass
What is happening? The meeting took place off without an incidence Nothing occurred that seemed important
Go unchallenged
Be approved The bill cleared the House
Pass time in a specific way
How are you spending your summer vacation?
Pass over, across, or through
He ran his eyes over her body She ran her fingers along the carved figurine He drew her hair through his fingers
Transmit information
Please communicate this message to all employees Pass along the good news
Disappear gradually
The pain eventually passed off
Go successfully through a test or a selection process
She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now
Be superior or better than some standard
She exceeded our expectations She topped her performance of last year
Accept or judge as acceptable
The teacher passed the student although he was weak
Allow to go without comment or censure
The insult passed as if unnoticed
Transfer to another
Of rights or property Our house passed under his official control
Pass into a specified state or condition
He sank into nirvana
Throw (a ball) to another player
Smith passed
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
Cause to pass
She passed around the plates
Grant authorization or clearance for
Clear the manuscript for publication The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography
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
Eliminate from the body
Pass a kidney stone
Of advancing the ball by throwing it
A team with a good passing attack A pass play

Synonyms of pass:

adj passing
nounbase on balls, walk, accomplishment, achievement
noun leave, leave of absence
nounpassing play, passing game, passing, football play
nounmountain pass, notch, location
noun passport, permission
nounlaissez passer, permission
noun flight, flying
noun strait, straits, situation
noun head, straits, juncture, occasion
noun cycle, oscillation
noun bye, concession, conceding, yielding
nounliberty chit, license, licence, permit
noun ticket
noun crack, fling, go, whirl, offer, attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try
noun toss, flip, throw
noun passing, qualifying, success
verbgo through, go across, travel, go, move, locomote, pass over, pass over, pass over
verbtravel by, pass by, surpass, go past, go by, travel, go, move, locomote
verb legislate, ordain, enact
verb elapse, lapse, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along, advance, progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on
verb hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give, transfer, pass on, pass on, pass on, pass on
verb run, go, lead, extend, be
verb overtake, overhaul, advance, progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on
verb happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, fall out, come about, take place
verb clear, succeed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods
verb spend
verb guide, run, draw, pass over, pass around
verb communicate, pass on, put across, convey, transmit, communicate
verb evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, fleet, disappear, vanish, go away
verbmake it, succeed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods
verb exceed, transcend, overstep, go past, top, excel, stand out, surpass
verb judge
verb let, allow, permit
verb change
verb sink, lapse, move
verb be
verb throw
verb fall, return, devolve, change hands
verbmake pass
verb authorize, authorise, clear, permit, allow, let, countenance
verb die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, change state, turn
verb excrete, egest, eliminate, discharge, expel, eject, release

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