Translation of "past" - English-Japanese dictionary

past

preposition, adverb uk /pɑːst/ us /pæst/

A2 further than

(場所)を過ぎて, ~の向こうに
I live on Station Road, just past the Post Office.
I live on Maple Street, just past the high school.

A2 up to and further than someone or something

~の側を通り過ぎて
Three boys went past us on mountain bikes.
I’ve just seen the bus go past.

above a particular age or farther than a particular point

(ある年齢を)超えて
She’s past the age where she needs a babysitter.

A1 mainly UK used to say ‘after’ the hour when you are saying what time it is

(時間の)~分を過ぎた
It’s five past three.
adjective uk /pɑːst/ us /pæst/

B1 having happened or existed before now

過去の , 昔の
I know this from past experience.

B1 used to refer to a period of time in the past that lasts until the present

これまでの
It’s been raining for the past three days.
noun uk /pɑːst/ us /pæst/
the past

B1 the time before the present and all the things that happened then

過去
In the past people would bathe once a month.
the past also the past tense

A2 in grammar, the form of a verb that is used to show what happened in the past

(文法)過去形
someone’s past

all of the things that someone has done in their life

(人の)過去, 過去の行い
I knew nothing about his past.

(Translation of “past” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)