pass around

  • 1 pass around — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms pass around : present tense I/you/we/they pass around he/she/it passes around present participle passing around past tense passed around past participle passed around same as pass round …

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  • 2 pass around — PHRASAL VERB If a group of people pass something around or pass it round, they each take it and then give it to the next person. [V P n (not pron)] Serve the pudding, and pass around a bowl of yogurt to go with it... [V n …

    English dictionary

  • 3 pass around — v. (B) pass around the chocolate around to the children * * * (B) pass around the chocolate around to the children …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 4 pass around — {v. phr.} To circulate from one to another; distribute something among a group of people. * /Why doesn t he pass around the appetizers to the guests?/ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 5 pass around — {v. phr.} To circulate from one to another; distribute something among a group of people. * /Why doesn t he pass around the appetizers to the guests?/ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 6 pass\ around — v. phr. To circulate from one to another; distribute something among a group of people. Why doesn t he pass around the appetizers to the guests? …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 7 pass around — pass from person to person in the room, hand out    The speaker passed around a sheet of paper for us to sign …

    English idioms

  • 8 pass around — verb 1. cause to become widely known spread information circulate a rumor broadcast the news • Syn: ↑circulate, ↑circularize, ↑circularise, ↑distribute, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 9 To pass around the hat — Hat Hat (h[a^]t), n. [AS. h[ae]t, h[ae]tt; akin to Dan. hat, Sw. hatt, Icel. hattr a hat, h[ o]ttr hood, D. hoed hat, G. hut, OHG. huot, and prob. to L. cassis helmet. [root]13. Cf. {Hood}.] A covering for the head; esp., one with a crown and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 pass — pass1 W1S1 [pa:s US pæs] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(go past)¦ 2¦(move/go)¦ 3¦(put)¦ 4¦(road/river etc)¦ 5¦(give)¦ 6¦(give information)¦ 7¦(time)¦ 8¦(exam/test)¦ 9¦(law/proposal)¦ 10¦(happen)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 pass — 1 verb 1 GO PAST (I, T) to come up to a particular point or object and go past it: The crowd parted to let the truck pass. | They kept quiet until the soldiers had passed. | pass sb/sth: We passed each other on the staircase. | I pass the sports… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 pass — pass1 [ pæs ] verb *** ▸ 1 go past something ▸ 2 move somewhere ▸ 3 be successful on test ▸ 4 give/let someone have something ▸ 5 spend time or be spent ▸ 6 kick/hit/throw ball to someone ▸ 7 make law, etc. official ▸ 8 be unable to answer ▸ 9… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 pass — [[t]pɑ͟ːs, pæ̱s[/t]] ♦ passes, passing, passed 1) VERB To pass someone or something means to go past them without stopping. [V n] As she passed the library door, the telephone began to ring... Jane stood aside to let her pass... [V ing] I sat in… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 pass — I UK [pɑːs] / US [pæs] verb Word forms pass : present tense I/you/we/they pass he/she/it passes present participle passing past tense passed past participle passed *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to go past something They stopped at the… …

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  • 15 pass — Synonyms and related words: OK, abalienate, abandon, abysm, abyss, accept, access, accredit, act like, administer, adopt, advance, affiliate, affirm, aggrandize, agree to, aisle, alien, alienate, alley, allow, ambulatory, amen, amortize, answer,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 pass on — verb 1. place into the hands or custody of (Freq. 4) hand me the spoon, please Turn the files over to me, please He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers • Syn: ↑pass, ↑hand, ↑reach, ↑turn ov …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 pass round — phrasal verb pass round or pass around [transitive] Word forms pass round : present tense I/you/we/they pass round he/she/it passes round present participle passing round past tense passed round past participle passed round British 1) to give… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 pass round — see pass around * * * [ pɑːs raʊnd] see pass around …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 pass — 1. noun /pɑːs,pæs/ a) An opening, road, or track, available for passing; especially, one through or over some dangerous or otherwise impracticable barrier; a passageway; a defile; a ford. a mountain pass b) A thrust or push; an attempt to stab or …

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  • 20 pass round — see pass around …

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