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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Passed'


  • Passed pawn: on the same file nor on an adjacent file. A passed pawn is sometimes colloquially called a passer. Passed pawns can be an advantage because only the opponent's
  • Passed ball: base advances, the catcher is thereby charged with a passed ball. A runner who advances due to a passed ball is not credited with a stolen base unless he
  • Passed midshipman: passed midshipman, sometimes called as "midshipman, passed", is a term used historically in the 19th century to describe a midshipman who had passed the

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'Passed' example sentence in quotations


* I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, - and the stars through his soul. - Victor Hugo

* My time has been passed viciously and agreeably at thirty-one so few years months days hours or minutes remain that 'Carpe Diem' is not enough. I have been obliged to crop even the seconds-for who can trust to tomorrow - George Gordon Byron

* Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep. - George Gordon Byron


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Passed Sample Sentences in News


  • GovBeat: ALEC: 14 states passed ‘pro-growth’ tax reform this year
    The free-market group holds up a set of states for passing tax cuts that it argues will promote growth. Read more on this news related to 'Passed'
  • PC jailed for Cregan and drugs leaks
    A PC who passed on intelligence about police killer Dale Cregan and planned drugs raids to her sister and her drug-dealing former lover is jailed. Read more on this news related to 'Passed'
  • Capitol Report: What the tax ‘extenders’ bill will mean for you
    What eight tax provisions in a bill passed by Congress will mean for individuals in the 2014 tax year. Read more on this news related to 'Passed'

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