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Synonyms for pass

go by or past

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run

be left

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kick

be successful in

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  • be successful in
  • qualify (in)
  • succeed (in)
  • graduate (in)
  • get through
  • do
  • pass muster (in)
  • come up to scratch (in)
  • gain a pass in

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  • fail
  • be unsuccessful in
  • lose
  • be inferior to
  • be inadequate in
  • come a cropper in
  • suffer defeat in

let something pass

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make a pass at someone

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  • make advances to
  • proposition
  • hit on
  • come on to
  • make a play for
  • make an approach to
  • make sexual overtures to

pass as or for something or someone

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  • be mistaken for
  • be taken for
  • impersonate
  • be accepted as
  • be regarded as

pass away or on

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pass by

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pass off: take place

pass off: come to an end

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pass out

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pass someone over

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pass something or someone off as something or someone

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  • misrepresent as
  • palm something or someone off as
  • falsely represent as
  • disguise something or someone as
  • dress something or someone up as

pass something out

pass something over

pass something up

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pass yourself off as someone

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  • pretend to be
  • fake being
  • feign being
  • make a pretence of being

Synonyms for pass

to move along a particular course

to make or go on a journey

to catch up with and move past

to go across

to move past in time

to cause to be transferred from one to another

to cause (a disease) to pass to another or others

to come as by lot or inheritance

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to convey (something) from one generation to the next

to move toward a termination

to use time in a particular way

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to go through (life) in a certain way

to represent oneself in a given character or as other than what one is

to be accepted or approved

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to accept officially

pass away: to move toward a termination

pass off: to offer or put into circulation (an inferior or spurious item)

pass out: to suffer temporary lack of consciousness

pass over: to pretend not to see

a free ticket entitling one to transportation or admission

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(baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls

(American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate

the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks

any authorization to pass or go somewhere

a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions

a flight or run by an aircraft over a target

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a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs

a difficult juncture

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you advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent

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a permit to enter or leave a military installation

a complimentary ticket

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a usually brief attempt

(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team

success in satisfying a test or requirement

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make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation

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stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope

disappear gradually

be superior or better than some standard

accept or judge as acceptable

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allow to go without comment or censure

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transfer to another

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pass into a specified state or condition

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throw (a ball) to another player

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cause to pass

of advancing the ball by throwing it

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