the act of passing from one state or place to the next
a section of text; particularly a section of medium length
a way through or along which someone or something may pass
the passing of a law by a legislative body
a journey usually by ship
"the outward passage took 10 days"
passage, musical passage(noun)
a short section of a musical composition
a path or channel or duct through or along which something may pass
"the nasal passages"
a bodily reaction of changing from one place or stage to another
"the passage of air from the lungs"; "the passing of flatus"
passing, qualifying, departure, transition, handing over, loss, passageway, enactment, going, release, exit, passing play, passing game, musical passage, expiration, pass, transit, overtaking
the motion of one object relative to another
"stellar passings can perturb the orbits of comets"
passing, qualifying, departure, transition, handing over, loss, passageway, enactment, going, release, exit, passing play, passing game, pass, musical passage, expiration, transit, overtaking
passage, handing over(noun)
the act of passing something to another person
English Synonyms and Antonyms
A career was originally the ground for a race, or, especially, for a knight's charge in tournament or battle; whence career was early applied to the charge itself.
If you will use the lance, take ground for your career.... The four horsemen met in full career.
ScottQuentin Durward ch. 14, p. 194. [ D. F. & CO.]
In its figurative use career signifies some continuous and conspicuous work, usually a life-work, and most frequently one of honorable achievement. Compare BUSINESS.
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How to use passage in a sentence?
We won't guarantee passage.
Sir, I reiterate that as you are conducting transit passage in a recognized international strait, under international law your passage must not be impaired, intruded, obstructed or hampered.
I'm very happy, not only for the passage of Petro to the second round, but because the center-left represented by Petro and Fajardo has more votes than the candidate of the right, we are very hopeful for the second round.
Bethlehem is going through a crisis, we think that the solution to this traffic is to build an underground passage between the two sides of the square.
It just had absolutely no chance of working. He had no conception of what the cave passage was like. The submarine I believe was about 5 feet, 6 inches long, rigid, so it would n’t have gone round corners or round any obstacles, it would n’t have made the first 50 meters into the cave from the dive start point. It was just a PR stunt.
Translations for passage
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- passatgeCatalan, Valencian
- Passus, PassageGerman
- διέλευση, απόσπασμα, μελωδία, διάβαση, εδάφιο, δίοδος, πέρασμα, διάδρομος, ψήφιση, περικοπή, χωρίο, έγκρισηGreek
- käytävä, juoksutus, hyväksyminen, osuus, välikkö, etappi, jakso, passageFinnish
- 一節, 通過, 通路Japanese
- transitus, iterLatin
- riunga, awarua, pāhihi, kauhangaMāori
- passus, passasjeNorwegian
- passasje, passusNorwegian Nynorsk
- passagem, corredorPortuguese
- пассаж, переход, проход, выдержка, принятие, отрывок, коридорRussian
- đoạn vănVietnamese
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