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pass

verb     /pɑːs/
GO PAST [I, T] ( also pass by)
B1 to go past something or someone проходить, проезжать мимо 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 проходить, проезжать, пролетать над/через и т. д. 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 передавать 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. проходить, миновать Four years have passed since that day.Spending time and time passing
pass (the) time
B2 to spend time doing something проводить время 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 выдержать (экзамен), ставить (зачет) I passed my driving test the first time.Exams, tests and exercises
BE MORE THAN [T]
to be more than a particular level превышать, выходить за пределы 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 передавать мяч, пасовать 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 принимать закон/предложение и т. д. They passed a law banning the sale of alcohol.Legislation and law-making
GO AWAY [I]
If a feeling passes, it goes away. проходить, исчезать 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 выносить решение Morality and rules of behaviourDisapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
pass sentence
If a judge passes sentence, they state what the criminal's punishment will be. выносить приговор 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 оставить что-либо без внимания →  See also pass the buck Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
(Definition of pass verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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