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Passed Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Passed'

  • Passed pawn: In chess , a passed pawn is a pawn with no opposing pawns to prevent it from advancing to the eighth rank ; i.e. there are no opposing ...

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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

  • Mexico Passes 2015 Budget Revenue Bill After Oil Forecast Cut
    Mexico’s Congress passed the revenue side of next year’s budget after lowering its forecast for the price of oil to account for volatility in global crude prices. Read more on this news related to 'Passed'
  • Australia outlaws travel to terror hotspots
    Australia on Thursday passed a law criminalising travel to terror hotspots, a tough counter-terrorism measure aimed at stopping jihadists from going to Iraq and Syria to fight. The Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) includes measures that make it an offence to enter a "declared area" where a terrorist organisation is engaging in h Read more on this news related to 'Passed'
  • Budget solely for electric bills payment passed
    THE Iloilo City Council passed the P25.8-million Supplemental Budget 6 solely for partial payment of electric bills with the Panay Electric Company (Peco). Councilor Eduardo Penaredondo, chairman on appropriations committee, said the payment covers three months, from May to July 2014, of arrears on the electric bills of the City Hall and streetlights. Read more on this news related to 'Passed'

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