passing


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

euphemistic expressions for death

the motion of one object relative to another

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the end of something

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a bodily reaction of changing from one place or stage to another

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going by something that is moving in order to get in front of it

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success in satisfying a test or requirement

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lasting a very short time

of advancing the ball by throwing it

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allowing you to pass (e.g., an examination or inspection) satisfactorily

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hasty and without attention to detail

to an extreme degree

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Gallego's reading of the notion of double consciousness constitutes a reasonable starting point and a convincing rationale for Gallego's argument that the novels of passing under study respond in a complex way to double consciousness and strategically hide their negative attitudes toward racism under the cover of various means of seemingly cooperative representations.
In each of her seven novels and in her sole short story, Toni Morrison invokes the passing myth, sometimes in only one or two paragraphs and often with indirection.
The numbers were lower statewide among students from low-income families, with 48 percent passing English and math.
Being in this specific position-location, the defender has encouraged the dribbler into taking a jump shot or passing the ball to the seemingly open teammate.
In order to understand fully the implications of "passing" for identity-formation, it may be useful to examine the passing figure's confrontation with the mirror from two similar, yet distinct, theoretical vantage points: first, from the point of view of Lacan's identity theory, and then from the more racially aware perspective of Henry Louis Gates's theory of "Signification.
Quick and accurate passing should always be emphasized.
The vast majority of kids are passing it, can pass it and will pass it in this first year,'' school board member David Tokofsky said.
A Final Word: Screen passes have been a great complement to our downfield passing game.
Since no shot has developed from all this activity, ending with 3 passing to 4 in the low post, 3 will reverse the ball to 2 at the top of the key.
Valencia 48, El Toro 20: Michael Herrick passed for 314 yards, surpassing the 8,000-yard mark for his career and becoming the all-time leader in passing yards in Santa Clarita history for host Valencia.
Hard cuts and precision passing are an absolute necessity.
Officials did not have a combined passing rate for all California seniors.
They should avoid overpassing or passing to a player who is in no position to do anything with the ball.
We are pretty excited about the passing rate; almost every area is up,'' said Brent Woodard, principal on special assignment overseeing curriculum, instruction, technology and special programs.
4, after passing inbounds, steps in outside the free-throw lane for a possible reversal pass (from #1).