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  Words related to pass off

Related / Similar Words: emit, breathe, happen, hap, go on, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place, evanesce, fade, blow over, fleet

 

Definition:
  • expel (gases or odors);
  • come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important";
  • disappear gradually; "The pain eventually passed off";
  • disregard; "She passed off the insult";
  • cause to be circulated and accepted in a false character or identity; "She passed the glass off as diamonds"; "He passed himself off as a secret agent";
  • be accepted as something or somebody in a false character or identity; "She passed off as a Russian agent";

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    Hyponyms: burp, bubble, belch, eruct, force out, exhale, give forth, emanate, radiate, break, recrudesce, develop, arise, come up, intervene, transpire, give, operate, supervene, proceed, go, come, fall, anticipate, recur, repeat, go off, come off, go over, come around, roll around, happen, materialize, materialise, befall, bechance, betide, concur, coincide, chance, shine, strike, turn out, synchronize, synchronise, contemporize, contemporise

     

    Derivational Morphology: emission, emanation, hap, happening, occurrence, natural event, passing, evanescence

     

     
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