pass verb (GO PAST)
I was just passing by (= going past the place where you are), so I thought I'd drop in for a chat. 我正好路过，所以想进来聊聊。
- Stand aside, please, and let these people pass.
- He took a step backwards to allow her to pass.
- The ship passed Land's End, then steered towards southern Ireland.
- She affectionately ruffled his hair with her hand as she passed.
- After a strong start, she was passed by several runners on the final lap and finished ninth.
pass verb (SUCCEED)
- She's been trying to pass her driving test for six years and she's finally succeeded.
- After all his hard work, he certainly ought to pass his exams.
- I passed in history but failed in chemistry.
- The teacher expected her to pass the exam without any difficulty.
- I took a flute exam last month and I'm still waiting to hear whether I passed.
pass verb (GIVE)
B1 [ T ] to give something to someone传递，传送
[ + two objects ] I haven't trusted him since he passed me a forged $100 bill. 自从他给了我一张5英镑的假钞后我就不信任他了。
- Could you pass me that book?
- She passed him the mug, filled to the brim with hot black coffee.
- Pass me the camera, I want to take a photo.
- She passed a plate of biscuits around .
- Minelli passes the ball to Hernandez out there on the wing.
pass verb (TIME)
- Hardly had a moment passed before the door creaked open.
- Janet was surprised how quickly the time passed.
- The next two days passed in a whirl of activity.
- Time passes so quickly when you're enjoying yourself.
- While we were waiting we did the crossword to pass the time.
pass verb (APPROVE)
- The jury passed a verdict of guilty, with an appeal to the judge for clemency.
- This legislation won't be passed during the life of the present parliament.
- The motion was passed.
- It's one of the most ridiculous laws that has ever been passed.
- The two countries are resuming negotiations after a new resolution was passed by the Security Council.
pass verb (JUDGE)
pass judgment, comment, etc.
pass verb (EXCRETE)
pass verb (NOT PLAY)
pass verb (CHANGE)
pass noun (EXAM RESULT)
I got a pass in my Literature course. 我修习的世界文学课程考试及格了。
- Peters received a diagonal pass and headed the ball into the net.
- Batistuta intercepted Neville's pass and scored the third goal.
- That was a perfect pass from Rooney to Owen.
- Yet another brilliant pass by Anderson!
- Another sloppy pass like that might lose them the whole match.
pass noun (BALL)
pass noun (DOCUMENT)
a bus pass 公共汽车乘车证
a boarding pass 登机牌
She had a pass to go to the library. 她有去图书馆的证件。
- Annie's the film critic for the local radio station, so she's got a free pass for all the cinemas in the area.
- The official at the gate checked our passes.
- You need a security pass to enter the building.
- All passengers will require a boarding pass and a valid passport.
- They gave me a backstage pass and I met some of the actors.