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“pass sth on” in British English

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pass sth on

phrasal verb with pass uk /pɑːs/ us /pæs/ verb


B1 to tell someone something that another person has told you:

If he provided us with any information, no one passed it on to me.

More examples

  • Pass on my regards to your parents.
  • Can you pass these instructions on to your colleagues?
  • He asked us to pass the message on to the rest of the class.
  • When you get the information, please pass it on.
  • Did you pass on my message to Jeremy?

(Definition of “pass sth on” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)