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pass

verb
 
/pɑːs/
A2 to succeed at a test or an exam
aprovar
I passed my driving test the first time.
B1 to go past something or someone
passar per davant, passar pel costat (de)
She passed me this morning on the street. Cars kept passing us on the motorway.
B1 to go in a particular direction
passar
Another plane passed over our heads. We pass through your neighbourhood on the way home.
B1 to give something to someone
passar
Could you pass the salt, please?
B1 If a period of time passes, it happens.
passar
Four years have passed since that day.
pass (the) time to spend time doing something
passar l’estona
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
aprovar una llei, una mesura, etc.
The government passed a law to restrict the sale of guns.
in sports, to throw or kick a ball to someone else
passar (la pilota)
Edwards passes to Brinkworth.
(Definition of pass verb from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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