Translation of "pass" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (GIVE) uk us /pɑːs/ US  /pæs/

[ T ] to give something to someone

Could you pass the salt please? 你能把盐递给我吗?
I asked if I could see the letter, so she passed it to me reluctantly. 我问能不能看看那封信,她就很不情愿地把它递给了我。
[ + two objects ] Gerald passed me the note./Gerald passed the note to me. 杰拉尔德把便条递给了我。
Genes are the instructions by which parents' characteristics are passed on to their children. 基因是一系列遗传指令,父母的特征通过它们遗传给子女。

[ I or T ] In several sports, if you pass the ball, you kick, throw or hit it to someone in your team.


[ T ] If you pass money, you give someone false or stolen money without telling them

[ + two objects ] I haven't trusted him since he passed me a forged £5 note. 自从他给了我一张5英镑的假钞后我就不信任他了。
She was arrested for passing stolen cheques. 她因使用偷窃的支票而被捕。

(Translation of “pass verb (GIVE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)