Meaning : (military) a written leave of absence.
He had a pass for three days.
Meaning : Any authorization to pass or go somewhere.
The pass to visit had a strict time limit.
Synonyms : passport
Meaning : A document indicating permission to do something without restrictions.
The media representatives had special passes.
Synonyms : laissez passer
Meaning : A flight or run by an aircraft over a target.
The plane turned to make a second pass.
Meaning : One complete cycle of operations (as by a computer).
It was not possible to complete the computation in a single pass.
Meaning : An automatic advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent.
He had a bye in the first round.
Synonyms : bye
Meaning : A permit to enter or leave a military installation.
He had to show his pass in order to get out.
Synonyms : liberty chit
Meaning : A complimentary ticket.
The star got passes for his family.
Meaning : Success in satisfying a test or requirement.
His future depended on his passing that test.
He got a pass in introductory chemistry.
Meaning : Go across or through.
We passed the point where the police car had parked.
A terrible thought went through his mind.
Meaning : Make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation.
They passed the amendment.
We cannot legislate how people spend their free time.
Synonyms : legislate
Meaning : Stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope. Run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.
Service 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.
Meaning : Go unchallenged. Be approved.
The bill cleared the House.
Synonyms : clear
Meaning : Use up a period of time in a specific way.
How are you spending your summer vacation?.
Synonyms : spend
Meaning : Accept or judge as acceptable.
The teacher passed the student although he was weak.
Meaning : Allow to go without comment or censure.
The insult passed as if unnoticed.
Meaning : Transfer to another. Of rights or property.
Our house passed under his official control.
Meaning : Throw (a ball) to another player.
Meaning : Cause to pass.
She passed around the plates.
Synonyms : make pass
Meaning : Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life.
She died from cancer.
The children perished in the fire.
The patient went peacefully.
The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102.