Definitions For Pass


  • Success in satisfying a test or requirement
  • (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
  • (baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls
  • A flight or run by an aircraft over a target
  • (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate
  • A usually brief attempt
  • A complimentary ticket
  • A permit to enter or leave a military installation
  • A document indicating permission to do something without restrictions
  • Any authorization to pass or go somewhere
  • An automatic advance to the next round in a tournament without playing an opponent
  • One complete cycle of operations (as by a computer)
  • A difficult juncture
  • The location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks
  • A bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
  • (military) a written leave of absence


  • Eliminate from the body
  • Come to pass
  • Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
  • Disappear gradually
  • Transmit information
  • Grant authorization or clearance for
  • Pass over, across, or through
  • Pass into a specified state or condition
  • Travel past
  • Go across or through
  • Move past
  • Cause to pass
  • Pass by
  • Transfer to another; of rights or property
  • Be inherited by
  • Place into the hands or custody of
  • Throw (a ball) to another player
  • Allow to go without comment or censure
  • Make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
  • Go unchallenged; be approved
  • Accept or judge as acceptable
  • Go successfully through a test or a selection process
  • Be superior or better than some standard
  • Stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
  • Use up a period of time in a specific way
  • To move past someone or something
  • To move past someone or something that is moving more slowly in the same direction
  • To move or go into or through a particular place


  • Of advancing the ball by throwing it

Is Pass a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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Words with Friends

The word Pass is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pass in a Sentence

  • The boat was too tall to pass beneath the bridge.
  • A flock of geese were passing overhead.
  • They pass the library every morning on their way to school.

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Antonyms for Pass

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