Bedeutung von “pass” im Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /pɑːs/

A2 to succeed at a test or an exam:

I passed my driving test the first time.

B1 to go past something or someone:

She passed me this morning on the street.
Cars kept passing us on the motorway.

B1 to go in a particular direction:

Another plane passed over our heads.
We pass through your neighbourhood on the way home.

B1 to give something to someone:

Could you pass the salt, please?

B1 If a period of time passes, it happens:

Four years have passed since that day.
pass (the) time

to spend time doing something:

We played a few games to pass the time.
pass a law, measure, etc.

to officially approve something and make it into a law or rule:

The government passed a law to restrict the sale of guns.

in sports, to throw or kick a ball to someone else:

Edwards passes to Brinkworth.

(Definition von “pass verb” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)