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English definition of “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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