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pass as/for sth/sb

phrasal verb with pass
 
 
/pɑːs/ US   /pæs/ verb
to appear to be something or someone else, or try to make others believe that they are: These watches are good-quality fakes, and would pass for the genuine article in a store.
Translations of “pass as/for sth/sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 看起來像, 被當作…
in Russian сойти за что-либо/кого-либо…
in Turkish ...gibi görünmek, ...a/e benzemek, ...hissini vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看起来像, 被当作…
in Polish uchodzić za coś/kogoś…
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