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Going past,
  1. Going past
    • - passing cars
  2. (of a period of time) Going by
    • - she detested him more with every passing second
  3. Carried out quickly and lightly
    • - a passing glance
  4. Meeting or surpassing the requirements of a course or examination
    • - a passing grade
  1. The passage of something, esp. time
    • - with the passing of the years she had become a little eccentric
  2. The action of throwing, kicking, or hitting a ball or puck to another team member during a sports match
    • - his play showed good passing and good control
    • - a good passing movement
  3. Used euphemistically to refer to a person's death
    • - her passing will be felt deeply by many people
  4. The end of something
    • - the passing of the Cold War and the rise of a new Europe

  1. pass: (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate; "the coach sent in a passing play on third and long"
  2. ephemeral: lasting a very short time; "the ephemeral joys of childhood"; "a passing fancy"; "youth's transient beauty"; "love is transitory but it is eternal"; "fugacious blossoms"
  3. extremely: to an extreme degree; "extremely cold"; "extremely unpleasant"
  4. passing(a): of advancing the ball by throwing it; "a team with a good passing attack"; "a pass play"
  5. euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
  6. passing(a): allowing you to pass (e.g., an examination or inspection) satisfactorily; "a passing grade"
  7. American football, known in the United States as football, is a sport played between two teams of eleven. The objective of the game is to score points by advancing the ball into the opposing team's end zone. ...
  8. Passing the ball is a key part of association football. The purpose of passing is to keep possession of the ball by maneuvering it on the ground between different players and to advance it up the playing field.
  9. Passing refers to a person's ability to be regarded as a member of the sex or gender with which they physically present.Julia Serano. Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity, Seal Press, 2007. ...
  10. Passing is the act of juggling between more than one person. It is a very social part of juggling and is very impressive to watch. It is possible to pass with any juggling prop, but ball passing is fairly rare and club passing is very popular. ...
  11. Nellallitea 'Nella' Larsen (first called Nellie Walker) (April 13, 1891 – March 30, 1964) was an American novelist of the Harlem Renaissance who wrote two novels and a few short stories. ...
  12. In the racial politics of the United States, racial passing refers to a person classified by society as a member of one racial group (most commonly Caucasian / Afro-American heritage) choosing to identify with a group other than that assigned by social prejudice. ...
  13. (pass) 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 thrust or push; an attempt to stab or strike an adversary. ...
  14. (passed) With no opposing pawns ahead of it in its file or any adjacent file
  15. (pass) to hit the ball forward or laterally to a teammate.
  16. (Pass) is a throw of the ball from one player to another.
  17. (PASS: (1)) Decline to bet. In a pass-and-out game, this differs from a check, because a player who passes must fold. (2) Decline to call a wager, at which point you must discard your hand and have no further interest in the pot.
  18. (Pass) A winning situation for the right bettors.
  19. (pass) To not bet, to fold.
  20. (pass) A test is deemed to pass if its actual result matches its expected result.
  21. (PASS) Player does not accept the insurance offered on this hand. If Pass is clicked and the Dealer has Blackjack, the player loses his original wager and play ends for this hand (unless Player also has Blackjack, in which case it’s a push). ...
  22. (pass) Each traverse through all the training input and target vectors.
  23. (Pass) A rejection of a property by a potential producer or an agent.
  24. (Pass) an attack made with a cross; eg. fleche, "Russian lunge". Also, the act of moving past the opponent
  25. (Pass) Can be used in place of either check or fold depending on the context.