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    1. Gen: 21:22: And it came to pass at that time, that

    2. Gen: 15:17: And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a

    3. opportunity pass you by

    4. Henry wanted to pass out

    5. As they walked down the white, sterile hallway, the three started to pass rooms on either side with reinforced, plastic windows that allowed you to look in

    6. Their interest slowly dwindles, but the engagements continue so that they can pass time, meet people and feel wanted

    7. As the miles pass I struggle to think … my head in turmoil

    8. Herndon was taking a second pass thru it, but they'd already made sure they'd examined every piece of paper in that box, a second time

    9. After one such revolution, it came to pass that the young god Punka would watch over the star

    10. The house we live in and hope to pass our old age in peace and happiness must remain in our name, if necessary with our partner

    11. The will should make it clear that the surviving partner can pass his or her life in honour and happiness in her own home

    12. Flies are attracted by the bait, by pass it and move up the cone where they are trapped in the chamber and die in the sun

    13. The first few millenia will pass by before you know it

    14. Sub termites will not pass thru this barrier

    15. In India, under the Muslim law, a person can only pass a third of his possessions

    16. If he did this again he'd have to put BigThree in the middle to get enough side-thrust to pass on any help from BobbingTwo

    17. ‘I’ll have to pass it on to Ditton

    18. ‘Molly, can you pass on what I’ve said to Stephen, please? He’s in touch with the Inspector dealing with the case and I feel he ought to know about Dan’s behaviour

    19. John and Dave pass over an especially bad and bone-jarring segment of the road

    20. Do you know that you pass right by the husbandry preserve owned by another former lover of hers?"

    21. There was a different guy at the door they needed to pass

    22. Unless someone had some information about it, then of course I would pass it on

    23. "What is this Sharkey? If you have information it would be in your best interests to pass it on to the Gardai at your earliest convenience

    24. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through

    25. ‘What I don’t understand is how Joanna could think that she could pass off a coloured baby as Dan’s

    26. They pass an appalling collection of shacks placed randomly throughout the compound

    27. I pass on this message and then have to hang on while my daughter goes off to grab her diary

    28. velvet drapes billowed out behind them with each sweeping pass, such was the

    29. They will pass us the first time in just about a year but won't be able to dock with us for quite a few more years

    30. “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through

    31. The flight is a little bumpy and the bottles jingle as they pass through turbulence

    32. promises: “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and

    33. ’ I assured him, hoping the wooziness I’m experiencing will pass off … I’m not in the habit of fainting and don’t want to start now

    34. "If it does any sophisticated skin capacitance readings or anything but the most cursory retinal scan, this android won't pass

    35. It is as good as we had in 2175, but it would never pass sophisticated technology of your day, even a simple finger-prick would determine this is an android

    36. "If there's no sophisticated biometrics on your ship, this android can pass

    37. She would not give up the ability to have the views from the house show it situated somewhere entirely different, like a rainforest canopy or crags on a seacoast or a warm meadow of dandelions in a mountain pass or high in the clouds of Jupiter

    38. It would make its first pass thru the 61 Cygni system this year, but in spite of all the gravitational assists they could get here, they would probably overshoot by many billion miles and be three more years getting in

    39. told him it was natural to be confused and that the pain would pass with time

    40. “ It shall come to pass that before they call, I will answer; and

    41. And so it came to pass – always a sign of an author who can’t quite grasp the

    42. It would take another couple hours for the region to pass from view of the main scope completely

    43. Boarding pass, check

    44. All I needed was to pass out in front of Sammy and his hard men

    45. things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man

    46. Oh stop fussing, Liz, bite the bullet … as she said, it will pass

    47. And it came to pass from the time that he had made him overseer in his house, and over all that he had, that the LORD

    48. His interest is first shown in Exodus 2:11 - “And it came to pass in those days, when Moses was grown, that he went out unto his brethren, and looked on their

    49. As a technician, Bahkmar had suffered thru all that indoctrination, had to salute it, pass tests on it, know his duty, so on and so on

    50. This meeting's published agenda was to review strategy leading up to the encounter with the asteroid they had set in motion on their previous pass thru the brown dwarf's gravity well

    1. Unless otherwise stated in this book, this permission is not passed onto others

    2. They were in the middle of making a beer bottle tree when Raj passed

    3. I unholster the revolver that he passed down to me when I moved out on my own

    4. The next room they passed was completely empty

    5. The blades were very close to Nancy, she could feel the air whoosh by as they passed near her through the spinning arc of the attack pattern

    6. The advent of constant media influence and increased mobility make it so that the morals and values of family groups are not passed down as unchanged as they once were

    7. She bent low as Scar fired and the shot passed harmlessly over her head

    8. Evan first passed by the dance studio a few years back in the fog of one winter evening

    9. It's wonderful to see your genetic contributions passed on to another generation

    10. She passed her hands over his chin, natives either grew full length beards or had their facial hair genetically removed, so this roughness was something she seldom sensed and after the fifty Earth years since he'd left, it moved her in unexpected ways

    11. “I never knew my parents because they both passed away when I was young,” Nancy said in a quiet voice

    12. The slow one thought until the haze passed over his eyes

    13. “I know that times have been hard for you since your mom passed

    14. They had passed a few miles north of it early the day before

    15. Archimedes threw himself off the ship and onto a whale that was headed for in the direction of a whaling vessel the pirates had passed earlier

    16. Give your older relative time to mourn a loss, but help her to move on once sufficient time has passed

    17. But when he rounded the corner, a shadow passed over his face

    18. The American Indian learned the secrets of the water world and passed this knowledge to their children, and children’s children

    19. After a week passed and doostEr had not heard from Tahlmute, he figured that he probably was trying to steal the cargo and had given up the game when his original ruse failed

    20. A week passed in what seemed like a day

    21. The information which is available to you in this book, is passed along with the understanding that we are always responsible for our actions, we must not upset the balance of our delicate ecosystem, nor endanger ourselves

    22. A few days have passed and John is now sitting up in bed

    23. He might be here as soon as an astronomer could detect that Kortax had passed zenith

    24. "If you mean the suspected homicide, then that has been passed on up to the Phoenix Park

    25. The storm has passed but John still clings to the wreckage

    26. Luckily it lowered its eyes and the incident passed with nothing more than sharp intakes of breath from the humans around

    27. doostEr was relaxed by this time, they had passed the densest Brazilian settlement during Noonsleep and had heard and seen nothing out of place

    28. Theo passed more speed cameras on the way back, he was at nearly twice the speed limit on some sections of the small Irish motorway

    29. But time passed and the symptoms returned

    30. There was a hall that passed a couple small offices on the way to her gathering room

    31. It’s true, the dizziness has passed off now

    32. By the time a year had passed since she rode that android to no avail, Glenelle had pretty much settled in

    33. It also seemed the Heavenly Mother was in danger of further damage as it passed thru 61 Cygni's environment

    34. We know that we have passed from death to life…

    35. The sinful nature was passed down from fathers to children in

    36. And so the sin was passed on

    37. The planet was well inside that cone of high probability, but was only a tiny fraction of the cross section of this cone where it passed the planet

    38. Even that far below a dirty old burner like that, she was likely to pick up some damage to her flesh, unless they were still running on fans and thrusters when they passed over

    39. Just after he was done Narrulla's Tear passed into eclipse where they are unable to reach a lighted tower on the native data system and thus unable to continue a connection thru it

    40. Suddenly, Leonora felt the need for sleep come over her, and she sank down onto the couch and passed out even before her head hit the pillow

    41. Daniel held out his hand to Joshua once they had passed through customs

    42. A few more moments passed before she asked herself another question

    43. " He got up and almost passed her on the way to the door

    44. Most of the day staff passed Ted ‘Bugle Boy’ Williams, on their way into the building and noticed nothing unusual

    45. ‘Stephen, what day is it?’ I asked suddenly wondering how much time has passed since Emma dropped me at the house in Bridgwater

    46. " He gestured in front of his helmet to call up the spoofing script he’d written to emulate Staas Company’s Inventory Query Protocols and passed it to the terminal in front of him without missing a stroke

    47. not willing to object the matter passed and resentment followed (I have personally known of that happening)

    48. He grabbed her breast as it passed over his arm, found she was much firmer than he expected and his pants moved a bit more

    49. " The torps had actually passed the alien’s starboard side

    50. I never even passed any of it on

    1. In case of hoarseness, rest the throat without misuse till hoarseness passes

    2. Phil: 4:7: And the peace of God, which passes all

    3. Phlp: 4:7: And the peace of God, which passes all

    4. In testate: When an individual passes away without drawing up his will

    5. A beat passes as they walk

    6. John passes a weathered billboard, "To Our US

    7. He passes a small pond, where an old man, ENOCH, fishes

    8. A beat passes while John soaks in this revelation

    9. ’ He said seriously as he passes me

    10. He shakes his head, passes the bottle back to John

    11. John drinks, passes the bottle back

    12. He takes out his wallet, opens it, passes a photo to John

    13. He passes another photo to John

    14. He passes the water bottle to John

    15. He passes on and comes to the open doors of the temple

    16. He walks up on the wooden steps, takes off his shoes and passes inside

    17. A second passes

    18. Glenelle wondered at the folly of a nation consisting of one pill-shaped space colony three miles in diameter and forty miles long that passes in close orbit less than five hundred miles above, declaring war on a glowing industrial belt holding half a billion mortals that was longer than the distance to that orbit

    19. He’s so close, he can see the pilot in the cockpit as the plane passes

    20. to know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may

    21. As he passes out the door, he sees two other hooded men with a fifth hooded, bound man between them

    22. (when the spirit is renewed and passes from death to life, it means the

    23. The next half hour passes delightfully – the singers go through a repertoire of songs – most of which I know, but there are one or two I can’t place … Stephen and I chat intermittently about nothing in particular and waitresses appear with full glasses of wine at regular intervals – it is extremely civilised

    24. ’ I said, catching the revealing glance that passes swiftly between the two of them

    25. Her destiny, however, was not that of the cold mountains and the lonely snow bejewelled passes that brought fitful life to their lands

    26. We had decided yesterday that we don’t need to take very much with us – just a small amount of food and drink and a first aid kit – or what passes as one here on Errd – along with a few other bits and pieces

    27. He passes time on his own because he loves her,

    28. Gilla passes the tea things round, aided and abetted by Deris

    29. When I look up, I see an approaching tractor and my table is directly in its path so I stand, lift the table back a few feet and the driver passes through touching his forehead as he goes

    30. I try to take my mind off it by focussing on the countryside flowing past us … on the conversations we had yesterday … on what I have learned of Errd … anything … time passes in an agony of gritted teeth and fought back tears

    31. It passes the time

    32. He passes me the flask of ale

    33. They should keep us going until this evening by which time we should have reached civilisation … or at any rate what passes for civilisation in this neck of the woods

    34. Another group of pilgrims passes us, their voices commenting on the messenger bird as their eyes show their awe – it is a fine specimen, there’s no doubt about that

    35. He finishes his coffee and, resting his hand on my shoulder for a moment as he passes behind my chair, goes off to pack an overnight bag

    36. Simple! Everything, and I mean every single disposable piece, passes through the Kaliantikos Foundation

    37. “As soon as his gear passes one more test,” Heymon said

    38. Alastair has obviously heard me and is halfway to the kitchen door, as he passes he gives me a quick kiss

    39. Again, she smiles as she passes

    40. Naturally, Graham passes on the news to Bill and I get my leg pulled, though it is all very light hearted and well meant

    41. He slides five twenties off the top and passes them to the owner of The Basement

    42. Pausing momentarily to listen for the sound of any life in the dwelling next door and hearing none, she pushes the door open and passes into the hallway of the house

    43. Except that the third car to approach Billy’s hedgerow head butt slows as it passes, flashing brake lights in the late afternoon gloom

    44. He passes the pub and snatches a glance through one of the windows

    45. An hour passes during which Alex gets Ted's life story, with interjections about local farming history and the kids from Mickey

    46. Alex passes it to Billy

    47. The moment passes, a moment of joint recollection, a moment of brief understanding

    48. He smiles again, picks up the sheet of paper his printer’s just produced, and passes it to me with a pen

    49. When she reached, back to make sure, He simple said, "First thing you do, when someone passes out, loosen their clothing

    50. Today he passes his time watching at the fringes of the world, learning of all the oddities and the unexplained

    1. He kept pining away for a blond girl he spent only one sleep with who was only passing thru Sinbara didn't he? The one he met just before Ava

    2. They are passing close enough to the planet to use its gravity, so they will have an excellent opportunity to witness a major impact on a terrestrial planet

    3. Something Stephen said over breakfast gave me the impression that he has been liaising with Paul pretty closely over the past few days and I have no doubt that Paul has been passing any information he has received to Emma

    4. Behind that is a small kitchen with a window into the bar for passing food

    5. "Me and Michael had been out for about 20 minutes and we were just passing the spot where the body was found

    6. I had been talking for so long and intently I lost all track of passing time

    7. "I didn't say I thought his plan was sound, I was just passing on a rumor," Ava said

    8. Her act caught the attention of a driver of a delivery van passing by, who pulled over to the curb beside her

    9. After only a few seconds of silent flight with the debris field passing below, Burn’s voice spoke in his ear

    10. The real profit from the excursion: As the coach was passing through the village of Kranidi, I recognized the narrow street and the old houses I had dreamt of on the 26th of July; a little later I saw a blue car with the number 2504

    11. I counted the days not by marking the passing of the usual solar landmarks, but by reckoning the drift between waking anger and dreams that always twisted in chimerical fear

    12. In the days that followed Smiler’s callous little display of brutality I counted the passing moments of my life through the waves of pain that accompanied my steps along the corridor for the morning’s ablutions

    13. With each passing day the weight of the blows always seemed a little heavier and his invective a little louder, lasting for longer

    14. That motor would apply the final corrections to the asteroid's trajectory over the next few months, it would pretty much free-fall after passing the C star

    15. He was capable of constructing it, but passing the suffering on to Jaseem was all out of proportion to the casual callousness that Jaseem had committed

    16. They were passing over some distant realm he had never seen, making him realize how little he had seen, though he had journeyed a local year from the Kassikan, it was a small distance on the world when seen from this distance, not a twentieth of a circumnavigation

    17. They would carry on here, they were actually doing well, though he had to admit, they were less and less Brazilian and more Gengee with every passing decade, especially at his end of the settlement

    18. Alan distracted her with questions about some floating animal they were passing on the river

    19. Before he could do anything about it, he … he died … passing the responsibility to me

    20. ‘The poor kid!’ Iain said, passing a hand across his face

    21. The ship was passing over lon, one of the rinko-like crops that grows in shallow water

    22. There's some upper level footpaths passing between the towers up to the twentieth right along the main waterfront that he could plainly see from out on the street before they got deep in the city

    23. of oratory, storytelling at the Storymoja Hay Festival, where he was caught up in a tragedy and unfortunate crossfire that lead to his passing

    24. Passing out from that death and into life, we as a community enter into the rest (Hebrews 4:10-11)

    25. upon the passing hours

    26. Stars drop from the clear spaces above these passing hours,

    27. At peace for the first time in days, she sat watching the land slowly passing by; ducks dabbled in and out of the reed beds bordering the river and here and there she spotted the long legged herons, poised like statues peering at the water intently as though hypnotising their prey

    28. mark the passing of a moment on a Friday afternoon

    29. distort the shapes of passing cars,

    30. For it was passing, in a convoy

    31. ’ Kara said, reaching for the relevant papers and passing them to Liesse

    32. ’ Liesse said dryly, passing to list to Pippa

    33. before passing out in a puddle of chicken stock

    34. passing signs that mark places of living,

    35. They soon caught a whiff of the reason, more thongas were passing thru the brush not far to the southeast

    36. ’ Gilla replied, passing me some sweet tomato relish to add to my cheese

    37. by common devices, passing into the grounds of the church

    38. Transfixed she felt the charge build up and saw the energy passing thru them

    39. will stop the passing of days, and that she,

    40. and you’re passing through

    41. There were a few herdsmen passing thru on their way in or out stopped by for a drink and/or

    42. Berndt, totally in control and confident, giving the words of passing … so familiar to me I can almost say them with him … a little voice in my head asking repeatedly why should that be so?

    43. On my lap was the map Auntie had given me and although I remember passing over the island of Egina then Ios I remember nothing else

    44. This design would allow the bundle to rotate out to the north and the tower to track an object passing over the sky

    45. I was quite taken aback and shot upright just in time to catch myself reflected in two pairs of mirrored lenses before reeling into two pairs of maroon shorts and almost passing out

    46. Dragons were being turned to ash before my eyes, and all I could see was a white blur passing by me

    47. This branch of the river was about a third of a mile wide here, the plots on the far side were visible, the ships passing by were close enough to shout to each other and moving so slow upstream with the barely perceptible tide that it was hardly worth the effort to sail at all

    48. I don't know if it was the reflections in the sea, or the lights from passing ships, or maybe the peaceful scattering of tables and chairs in the street, or even the girl, the mountains, the bells, or all of it all together, but that was the evening the spirit of the village of Sophia stood before me, showed me her face and stole me away

    49. They use the island because there's very little passing traffic

    50. Politicians come and go, passing through the revolving doors of power and celebrity, and sometimes even infamy, like eels sliding from a barrel

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    Synonyms for "pass"

    pass passing qualifying flip toss base on balls walk passing game passing play crack fling go offer whirl liberty chit laissez passer passport bye head straits mountain pass notch strait egest eliminate excrete come about fall out go on hap happen occur pass off take place buy the farm cash in one's chips choke conk croak decease die drop dead exit expire give-up the ghost kick the bucket pass away perish pop off snuff it blow over evanesce fade fleet communicate pass along pass on put across authorise authorize clear draw guide run lapse sink overhaul overtake go by go past pass by surpass travel by make pass elapse glide by go along slide by slip away slip by devolve fall return give hand reach turn over legislate make it exceed overstep top transcend extend lead spend permit licence admission furlough order ticket canyon crossing channel path defile way gorge advance lunge approach thrust proposition condition juncture situation stage proceed progress move disregard omit ignore neglect pass over skim skim over excel circulate transfer convey relinquish deliver send transmit

    "pass" definitions

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

    (military) a written leave of absence

    (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

    a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs

    a difficult juncture

    one complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)

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

    a permit to enter or leave a military installation

    a complimentary ticket

    a usually brief attempt

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

    success in satisfying a test or requirement

    go across or through

    move past

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

    pass by

    place into the hands or custody of

    stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point

    travel past

    come to pass

    go unchallenged; be approved

    use up a period of time in a specific way

    pass over, across, or through

    transmit information

    disappear gradually

    go successfully through a test or a selection process

    be superior or better than some standard

    accept or judge as acceptable

    allow to go without comment or censure

    transfer to another; of rights or property

    pass into a specified state or condition

    throw (a ball) to another player

    be inherited by

    cause to pass

    grant authorization or clearance for

    pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

    eliminate from the body

    of advancing the ball by throwing it