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Translation of "pass" - English-Polish dictionary

pass

verb     /pɑːs/
GO PAST [I, T] ( also pass by)
B1 to go past something or someone mijać, przechodzić, przejeżdżać She passed me this morning in the corridor. Cars kept passing us on the motorway.General words for movement
pass (sth) over/through, etc
B1 to go in a particular direction, or to cause something to go in a particular direction mijać coś , przelatywać/przejeżdżać/przechodzić nad czymś /przez coś Another plane passed over our heads. We pass through your village on the way home.General words for movement
GIVE [T]
B1 to give something to someone podawać Could you pass the salt, please? He passed a note to her in the meeting.Giving, providing and supplying
TIME [I]
B1 If a period of time passes, it happens. mijać Four years have passed since that day.Spending time and time passing
pass (the) time
B2 to spend time doing something zabić czas She was eating only to pass the time.Spending time and time passing
EXAM [I, T]
A2 to succeed at a test or an exam, or to decide that someone has been successful zdać, zaliczyć, przepuścić I passed my driving test the first time.Exams, tests and exercises
BE MORE THAN [T]
to be more than a particular level przekraczać Donations have passed the one million mark.Surpassing in quality or number
SPORTS [I, T]
in sports, to throw or kick a ball to someone else podawać Edwards passes to Brinkworth.General terms used in ball sports
pass a law/motion, etc
B2 to officially approve of something and make it into a law or rule przyjmować lub uchwalać ustawę/wniosek itp. They passed a law banning the sale of alcohol.Legislation and law-making
GO AWAY [I]
If a feeling passes, it goes away. mijać I know he's angry now but it'll pass.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strongComing to an endCausing something to end
pass judgment
to judge someone's behaviour oceniać, wydawać opinię Morality and rules of behaviourDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
pass sentence
If a judge passes sentence, they state what the criminal's punishment will be. wydawać wyrok Court cases, orders and decisionsPunishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beating
let sth pass
to decide not to criticize someone when they say something unpleasant or they make a mistake pomijać coś milczeniem, puścić coś mimo uszu →  See also pass the buck Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
(Definition of pass verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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