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- S: (n) base on balls, walk, pass ((baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls) "he worked the pitcher for a base on balls"
- S: (n) pass ((military) a written leave of absence) "he had a pass for three days"
- S: (n) pass, passing play, passing game, passing ((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"
- S: (n) pass, mountain pass, notch (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"
- S: (n) pass, passport (any authorization to pass or go somewhere) "the pass to visit had a strict time limit"
- S: (n) pass, laissez passer (a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions) "the media representatives had special passes"
- S: (n) pass (a flight or run by an aircraft over a target) "the plane turned to make a second pass"
- S: (n) pass, strait, straits (a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs)
- S: (n) pass, head, straits (a difficult juncture) "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
- S: (n) pass (one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)) "it was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass"
- S: (n) bye, pass (an automatic advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent) "he had a bye in the first round"
- S: (n) pass, liberty chit (a permit to enter or leave a military installation) "he had to show his pass in order to get out"
- S: (n) pass (a complimentary ticket) "the star got passes for his family"
- S: (n) crack, fling, go, pass, whirl, offer (a usually brief attempt) "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
- S: (n) pass, toss, flip ((sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team) "the pass was fumbled"
- S: (n) passing, pass, qualifying (success in satisfying a test or requirement) "his future depended on his passing that test"; "he got a pass in introductory chemistry"
- S: (v) pass (go across or through) "We passed the point where the police car had parked"; "A terrible thought went through his mind"
- S: (v) travel by, pass by, surpass, go past, go by, pass (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"
- S: (v) legislate, pass (make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation) "They passed the amendment"; "We cannot legislate how people spend their free time"
- S: (v) elapse, lapse, pass, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along (pass by) "three years elapsed"
- S: (v) pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give (place into the hands or custody of) "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
- S: (v) run, go, pass, lead, extend (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"
- S: (v) pass, overtake, overhaul (travel past) "The sports car passed all the trucks"
- S: (v) happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place (come to pass) "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
- S: (v) pass, clear (go unchallenged; be approved) "The bill cleared the House"
- S: (v) spend, pass (use up a period of time in a specific way) "how are you spending your summer vacation?"
- S: (v) guide, run, draw, pass (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"
- S: (v) communicate, pass on, pass, pass along, put across (transmit information) "Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news"
- S: (v) evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, fleet, pass (disappear gradually) "The pain eventually passed off"
- S: (v) pass, make it (go successfully through a test or a selection process) "She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now"
- S: (v) exceed, transcend, overstep, pass, go past, top (be superior or better than some standard) "She exceeded our expectations"; "She topped her performance of last year"
- S: (v) pass (accept or judge as acceptable) "The teacher passed the student although he was weak"
- S: (v) pass (allow to go without comment or censure) "the insult passed as if unnoticed"
- S: (v) pass (transfer to another; of rights or property) "Our house passed under his official control"
- S: (v) sink, pass, lapse (pass into a specified state or condition) "He sank into nirvana"
- S: (v) pass (throw (a ball) to another player) "Smith passed"
- S: (v) fall, return, pass, devolve (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"
- S: (v) pass, make pass (cause to pass) "She passed around the plates"
- S: (v) authorize, authorise, pass, clear (grant authorization or clearance for) "Clear the manuscript for publication"; "The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography"
- S: (v) die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it (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"
- S: (v) excrete, egest, eliminate, pass (eliminate from the body) "Pass a kidney stone"
- S: (adj) passing, pass (of advancing the ball by throwing it) "a team with a good passing attack"; "a pass play"