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English definition of “past”

past

preposition, adverb (POSITION)    /pɑːst/ US  /pæst/
A2 in or to a position that is further than a particular point: I live on Station Road, just past the post office. Three boys went past us on mountain bikes. Was that Peter who just jogged past in those bright pink shorts?Ahead, in front and beyond
(Definition of past prepositionadverb (POSITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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