Translation of "past" - English-German dictionary

past

adjective /paːst/

just finished

vergangen
the past year.

over, finished or ended, of an earlier time than the present

vorbei
The time for discussion is past.

(of the tense of a verb) indicating action in the past

Vergangenheit(s)-…
In ‘He did it’, the verb is in the past tense.
the past

the time which was before the present

die Vergangenheit
In the past, houses were built of wood or stone.
see also passed.

(Translation of “past” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)