DICTIONARY


Definition of PASS

noun : PASS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls; "he worked the pitcher for a base on balls" ;

  • 2. (

    ) (military) a written leave of absence; "he had a pass for three days" ;

  • 4. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) any authorization to pass or go somewhere; "the pass to visit had a strict time limit" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions; "the media representatives had special passes" ;

  • 7. (

    ) a flight or run by an aircraft over a target; "the plane turned to make a second pass" ;

  • 10. (

    ) one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer); "it was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass" ;

  • 11. (

    ) an automatic advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent; "he had a bye in the first round" ;

  • 12. (

    ) a permit to enter or leave a military installation; "he had to show his pass in order to get out" ;

  • 13. (

    ) a complimentary ticket; "the star got passes for his family" ;

  • 15. (

    ) (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled" ;

  • 16. (

    ) success in satisfying a test or requirement; "his future depended on his passing that test"; "he got a pass in introductory chemistry" ;

verb : PASS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) go across or through; "We passed the point where the police car had parked"; "A terrible thought went through his mind" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation; "They passed the amendment"; "We cannot legislate how people spend their free time" ;

  • 6. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 9. (

    ) go unchallenged; be approved; "The bill cleared the House" ;

  • 10. (

    ) use up a period of time in a specific way; "how are you spending your summer vacation?" ;

  • 11. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 14. (

    ) go successfully through a test or a selection process; "She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now" ;

  • 16. (

    ) accept or judge as acceptable; "The teacher passed the student although he was weak" ;

  • 17. (

    ) allow to go without comment or censure; "the insult passed as if unnoticed" ;

  • 18. (

    ) transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official control" ;

  • 20. (

    ) throw (a ball) to another player; "Smith passed" ;

  • 21. (

    ) 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" ;

Adjective : PASS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) of advancing the ball by throwing it; "a team with a good passing attack"; "a pass play" ;


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