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Definitions of Passed

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Quotes of Passed

  1. I passed a typing test and became a member of the staff of Rear Adm. Newton. – Jack Adams
  2. A ball had passed between my body and the right arm which supported him, cutting through the sleeve and passing through his chest from shoulder to shoulder. There was no more to be done for him and I left him to his rest. I have never mended that hole in my sleeve. – Clara Barton
  3. I passed blindly many things which belong to real and political life. – Max Beckmann
  4. It's not just in Hollywood that women run the risk of being passed by once they reach 50. It happens in real life, too. – Candice Bergen
  5. We can no longer afford the war in Iraq. Our financial costs have already passed a third of a trillion dollars; the lifetime costs for this war, in both human and economic terms, will be borne by Americans for generations to come. – Earl Blumenauer
  6. In our short walks we passed the kitchen where food was prepared for the nurses and doctors. There we got glimpses of melons and grapes and all kinds of fruits, beautiful white bread and nice meats, and the hungry feeling would be increased tenfold. – Nellie Bly
  7. The power of noble deeds is to be preserved and passed on to the future. – Joshua Chamberlain
  8. I was at a meeting two years ago in Beijing, and I passed a bunch of women who were marching in a protest. Their signs were probably saying something I wouldn't have agreed with at all. But I was so glad to see women marching. And it's happening all over the world. – Betty Friedan
  9. I had never passed a single school exam, and clearly never would. – Mary Leakey
  10. Last week, the House of Representatives passed a resolution honoring the victims and heroes of September 11th. As we commemorate the anniversary of 9 -11, we must also remember that the threat is still very real today. – Michael McCaul
  11. I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature, culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford, and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction! – Philip Pullman
  12. Do you think that you shall enter the Garden of Bliss without such trials as came to those who passed before you? – Scott Reed
  13. If I studied all my life, I couldn't think up half the number of funny things passed in one session of congress. – Will Rogers
  14. More of him came from my step -dad, who is now passed away. The initial creators of the show kind of based the character on their dads and then I added my dad. – Kurtwood Smith
  15. In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time. – Leonardo da Vinci

Usage examples for Passed

  1. There was some, but it has passed – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  2. Yes; he just gave me the word as he passed – Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist by John T. McIntyre
  3. As she passed I could see her face. – Mary Magdalen by Edgar Saltus
  4. Some one passed by her. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  5. It was where he had just passed – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  6. I have passed my word and shall not break it. – Grandmother Elsie by Martha Finley
  7. Ten minutes passed and the call came. – The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife by Ellen M. Firebaugh
  8. I called to one of the men as they passed – My Home In The Field of Honor by Frances Wilson Huard
  9. Second after second passed a minute, two minutes. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  10. After a long struggle, the compromise measures of 1850 were passed – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  11. The morning passed on. – The Rector of St. Mark's by Mary J. Holmes
  12. I had passed a hundred such, at least, on my way. – Wandering Heath by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  13. " Nothing passed between us that night. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  14. The night passed on. – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  15. And the two men passed out together. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  16. But this also passed – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  17. None could hear what passed between them. – The Deserter by Charles King
  18. Why, he cried, there is that house we passed – Louisiana by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  19. A half hour passed and then.... – Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930 by Various
  20. The day had passed away; the night was come. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown