[pas-uh-blee, pah-suh-] /ˈpæs ə bli, ˈpɑ sə-/
a passably good novel.
acceptably; well enough: she sings passably
[pah-suh-kahl-yuh, pas-uh-kal-] /ˌpɑ səˈkɑl yə, ˌpæs əˈkæl-/ noun 1. a slow, dignified dance of Spanish origin. 2. the music for this dance, based on an ostinato figure. 3. a musical form based on continuous variations over a ground bass. /ˌpæsəˈkɑːljə/ noun 1. an old Spanish dance in slow triple time 2. a slow instrumental piece […]
[puh-seyd] /pəˈseɪd/ noun, Manège. 1. a turn or course of a horse backward or forward on the same ground. /pæˈseɪd/ noun 1. (dressage) the act of moving back and forth in the same place
[pas-ij] /ˈpæs ɪdʒ/ noun 1. a portion or section of a written work; a paragraph, verse, etc.: a passage of Scripture. 2. a phrase or other division of a musical work. 3. Fine Arts. an area, section, or detail of a work, especially with respect to its qualities of execution: passages of sensitive brushwork. 4. […]
noun, Archaeology. 1. a megalithic tomb of the Neolithic and Copper or early Bronze ages found in the British Isles and Europe, consisting of a roofed burial chamber and narrow entrance passage covered by a round mound and containing human remains and funerary offerings.