[pas-feyl, pahs-] /ˈpæsˈfeɪl, ˈpɑs-/
a system of grading in some educational institutions in which a student simply passes or fails instead of receiving a letter or numerical grade.
- Pass go
verb phrase To complete a difficult task or pass an important milestone in a project •Usu negative: Execs go to jail, do not pass go in the scandal [fr the game of Monopoly]
[pas-uh-buh l] /ˈpæs ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of feeling, especially suffering; susceptible of sensation or emotion; impressionable. /ˈpæsɪbəl/ adjective 1. susceptible to emotion or suffering; able to feel
/ˌpæsɪflɔːˈreɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Passifloraceae, a tropical and subtropical family of climbing plants including the passionflowers: the flowers have five petals and threadlike parts forming a dense mass (corona) around the central disc
[pas-im] /ˈpæs ɪm/ adverb, Latin. 1. here and there: used in bibliographic references to indicate that the writer has drawn upon material scattered throughout the source cited. [seek pahs-sim; English sik pas-im] /sik ˈpɑs sɪm; English sɪk ˈpæs ɪm/ adverb, Latin. 1. so throughout: used especially as a footnote to indicate that a word, phrase, […]