English dictionary definition of:

pass


Noun

  • success in satisfying a test or requirement
  • (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
  • (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls
  • a flight or run by an aircraft over a target
  • (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate
  • a usually brief attempt
  • a complimentary ticket
  • a permit to enter or leave a military installllation
  • a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions
  • any authorization to pass or go somewhere
  • you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent
  • one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)
  • a difficult juncture
  • the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks
  • a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
  • (military) a written leave of absence

Verb

  • eliminate from the body
  • come to pass
  • pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  • disappear gradually
  • transmit information
  • grant authorization or clearance for
  • pass over, across, or through
  • pass into a specified state or condition
  • travel past
  • go across or through
  • move past
  • cause to pass
  • pass by
  • transfer to another; of rights or property
  • be inherited by
  • place into the hands or custody of
  • throw (a ball) to another player
  • allow to go without comment or censure
  • make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
  • go unchallenged; be approved
  • accept or judge as acceptable
  • go successfully through a test or a selection process
  • be superior or better than some standard
  • stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • pass time in a specific way

Adjective

  • of advancing the ball by throwing it

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list ss words and learn about the word pass in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 2. Spelling the consonant sounds, Part 1.

Scrabble score for pass


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 16:52:07 on 31-07-19

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