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Engelsk tillægsord: pass

1. pass of advancing the ball by throwing it


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA team with a good passing attack.
A pass play.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)passing


Overordnet emneområdefootball, football game


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)running


Engelsk navneord: pass

1. pass (om handling) (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe worked the pitcher for a base on balls.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)base on balls, walk


Mindre specifikke termeraccomplishment, achievement


Overordnet emneområdebaseball, baseball game

2. pass (om tid) (military) a written leave of absence


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had a pass for three days.


Mindre specifikke termerleave, leave of absence


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

3. pass (om handling) (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe coach sent in a passing play on third and long.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)passing, passing game, passing play


Mindre specifikke termerfootball play


Mere specifikke termeraerial, forward pass, lateral, lateral pass, spot pass


Overordnet emneområdeAmerican football, American football game

4. pass (om ting) the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe got through the pass before it started to snow.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mountain pass, notch


Mindre specifikke termerlocation


Mere specifikke termercol, defile, gap, gorge, saddle, saddleback


Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerBrenner Pass, Cumberland Gap, Donner Pass, Khyber Pass


Omfatter disse overordnede termerchain, chain of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, range, range of mountains

5. pass (om kommunikation) any authorization to pass or go somewhere


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pass to visit had a strict time limit.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)passport


Mindre specifikke termerpermission


Mere specifikke termersafe-conduct, safeguard

6. pass (om kommunikation) a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe media representatives had special passes.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)laissez passer


Mindre specifikke termerpermission


Mere specifikke termerboarding card, boarding pass, hall pass, ticket-of-leave

7. pass (om handling) a flight or run by an aircraft over a target


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe plane turned to make a second pass.


Mindre specifikke termerflight, flying

8. pass (om tilstand) a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)strait, straits


Mindre specifikke termersituation


Mere specifikke termerdesperate straits, dire straits

9. pass (om begivenhed) a difficult juncture


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA pretty pass.
Matters came to a head yesterday.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)head, straits


Mindre specifikke termerjuncture, occasion

10. pass (om begivenhed) one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass.


Mindre specifikke termercycle, oscillation


Overordnet emneområdecomputer, computing device, computing machine, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system

11. pass (om kommunikation) you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had a bye in the first round.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bye


Mindre specifikke termerconceding, concession, yielding

12. pass (om kommunikation) a permit to enter or leave a military installation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had to show his pass in order to get out.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)liberty chit


Mindre specifikke termerlicence, license, permit


Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

13. pass (om kommunikation) a complimentary ticket


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe star got passes for his family.


Mindre specifikke termerticket

14. pass (om handling) a usually brief attempt


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe took a crack at it.
I gave it a whirl.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crack, fling, go, offer, whirl


Mindre specifikke termerattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try

15. pass (om handling) (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pass was fumbled.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)flip, toss


Mindre specifikke termerthrow


Mere specifikke termercentering, snap


Overordnet emneområdeathletics, sport

16. pass (om handling) success in satisfying a test or requirement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis future depended on his passing that test.
He got a pass in introductory chemistry.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)passing, qualifying


Mindre specifikke termersuccess


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)flunk, failing


Engelsk udsagnsord: pass

1. pass (om bevægelse) go across or through


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe passed the point where the police car had parked.
A terrible thought went through his mind.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go across, go through


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel


Mere specifikke termerblunder, break through, cover, crack, crash, cross, cut, cut across, cut through, cycle, fumble, get across, get over, infiltrate, lock, make, move through, muscle, negociate, negotiate, overstep, pass across, pass over, pass over, pass through, pass through, run, squeak by, squeak through, track, transgress, transit, transit, traverse, trespass, work

2. pass (om bevægelse) move past


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA black limousine passed by when she looked out the window.
He passed his professor in the hall.
One line of soldiers surpassed the other.


Eksempler på anvendelseThese cars won't pass


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)go by, go past, pass by, surpass, travel by


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel


Mere specifikke termerfly by, fly by, run by, skirt, whisk by, zip by

3. pass (om adfærd) make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey passed the amendment.
We cannot legislate how people spend their free time.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)legislate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerenact, ordain

4. pass (om bevægelse) pass by


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThree years elapsed.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elapse, glide by, go along, go by, lapse, slide by, slip away, slip by


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termeradvance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress


Mere specifikke termerfell, fly, vanish

5. pass (om forhold) place into the hands or custody of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHand me the spoon, please.
Turn the files over to me, please.
He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey pass the food to the people, They pass the people the food


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)give, hand, pass on, reach, turn over


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termertransfer


Mere specifikke termercommit, confide, deal, deliver, entrust, entrust, fork out, fork over, fork up, free, give, give up, hand over, intrust, leave, release, relinquish, render, resign, slip, sneak, trust, turn in

6. pass (om tilstand) stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningService runs all the way to Cranbury.
His knowledge doesn't go very far.
My memory extends back to my fourth year of life.
The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)extend, go, lead, run


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termercome, go deep, go far, radiate, ray


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningrange, run

7. pass (om bevægelse) travel past


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe sports car passed all the trucks.


Eksempler på anvendelseThese cars won't pass


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)overhaul, overtake


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeradvance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress


Mere specifikke termerclear, get by, top

8. pass (om ændring) come to pass


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhat is happening?.
The meeting took place off without an incidence.
Nothing occurred that seemed important.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass off, take place


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
It ----s that CLAUSE


Mere specifikke termeranticipate, arise, backfire, backlash, bechance, bechance, befall, befall, betide, break, break, chance, coincide, come, come around, come off, come up, concur, contemporise, contemporize, develop, develop, fall, fall, give, go, go off, go over, happen, happen, intervene, materialise, materialize, operate, proceed, recoil, recrudesce, recur, repeat, result, roll around, shine, strike, supervene, synchronise, synchronize, transpire, turn out

9. pass (om adfærd) go unchallenged; be approved


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bill cleared the House.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)clear


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerbring home the bacon, come through, deliver the goods, succeed, win


Mere specifikke termerclear

10. pass (om tilstand) pass time in a specific way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow are you spending your summer vacation?.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spend


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mere specifikke termerdo, get through, holiday, overwinter, serve, slum, sojourn, soldier, summer, vacation, weekend, while away, winter

11. pass (om relation) pass over, across, or through


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe ran his eyes over her body.
She ran her fingers along the carved figurine.
He drew her hair through his fingers.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)draw, guide, run


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP


Mere specifikke termerrub, thread, thread


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdraw, lead, run, string, thread

12. pass (om kommunikation) transmit information


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPlease communicate this message to all employees.
Pass along the good news.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)communicate, pass along, pass on, put across


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, convey, transmit


Mere specifikke termeracknowledge, bespeak, call for, carry, deliver, get across, implant, message, message, plant, put over, quest, receipt, relay, render, request, return, send a message

13. pass (om ændring) disappear gradually


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pain eventually passed off.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blow over, evanesce, fade, fleet, pass off


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerdisappear, go away, vanish

14. pass (om adfærd) go successfully through a test or a selection process


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make it


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerbring home the bacon, come through, deliver the goods, succeed, win


Mere specifikke termerace, breeze through, nail, pass with flying colors, sail through, sweep through


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)flunk, flush it, bomb, fail

15. pass (om tilstand) be superior or better than some standard


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe exceeded our expectations.
She topped her performance of last year.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)exceed, go past, overstep, top, transcend


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerexcel, stand out, surpass

16. pass (om adfærd) accept or judge as acceptable


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teacher passed the student although he was weak.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerevaluate, judge, pass judgment


Medførermake it, pass


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)fail

17. pass (om adfærd) allow to go without comment or censure


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe insult passed as if unnoticed.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerallow, let, permit

18. pass (om forhold) transfer to another; of rights or property


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOur house passed under his official control.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termerchange

19. pass (om bevægelse) pass into a specified state or condition


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe sank into nirvana.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lapse, sink


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termermove

20. pass (om forhold) throw (a ball) to another player


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSmith passed.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termerthrow

21. pass (om forhold) be inherited by


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe estate fell to my sister.
The land returned to the family.
The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)devolve, fall, return


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerchange hands, change owners


Mere specifikke termerfall, light


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaccrue, fall

22. pass (om bevægelse) cause to pass


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe passed around the plates.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)make pass


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mere specifikke termercycle, lead, pass off, pass through, run


Medførergo across, go through, pass

23. pass (om kommunikation) grant authorization or clearance for


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningClear the manuscript for publication.
The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)authorise, authorize, clear


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE


Mindre specifikke termerallow, countenance, let, permit


Mere specifikke termerapprobate, approve, certificate, certify, commission, declare, formalise, formalize, licence, license, O.K., okay, sanction, validate

24. pass (om ændring) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe died from cancer.
The children perished in the fire.
The patient went peacefully.
The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)buy the farm, cash in one's chips, choke, conk, croak, decease, die, drop dead, exit, expire, give-up the ghost, go, kick the bucket, pass away, perish, pop off, snuff it


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s


Mindre specifikke termerchange state, turn


Mere specifikke termerabort, asphyxiate, buy it, drown, fall, famish, pip out, predecease, starve, stifle, succumb, suffocate, yield


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbreak, break down, conk out, die, die, fail, give out, give way, go, go bad


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)be born

25. pass (i anatomi) eliminate from the body


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPass a kidney stone.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)egest, eliminate, excrete


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerdischarge, eject, exhaust, expel, release


Mere specifikke termerbarf, be sick, ca-ca, cast, cat, chuck, crap, defecate, disgorge, empty, evacuate, exudate, exude, honk, make, make, make water, micturate, ooze, ooze out, pass water, pee, pee-pee, perspire, piddle, piss, puddle, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, relieve oneself, retch, shit, sick, spend a penny, spew, spue, stool, sudate, sweat, take a crap, take a leak, take a shit, throw up, transude, upchuck, urinate, urinate, void, vomit, vomit up, wee, wee-wee









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