pass a remark

pass a remark
comment on

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • pass — pass1 W1S1 [pa:s US pæs] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(go past)¦ 2¦(move/go)¦ 3¦(put)¦ 4¦(road/river etc)¦ 5¦(give)¦ 6¦(give information)¦ 7¦(time)¦ 8¦(exam/test)¦ 9¦(law/proposal)¦ 10¦(happen)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pass — 1 verb 1 GO PAST (I, T) to come up to a particular point or object and go past it: The crowd parted to let the truck pass. | They kept quiet until the soldiers had passed. | pass sb/sth: We passed each other on the staircase. | I pass the sports… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • remark — remarker, n. /ri mahrk /, v.t. 1. to say casually, as in making a comment: Someone remarked that tomorrow would be a warm day. 2. to note; perceive; observe: I remarked a slight accent in her speech. 3. Obs. to mark distinctively. v.i. 4. to make …   Universalium

  • remark — 1 noun 1 (C) something that you say when you express an opinion or say what you have noticed: make/pass a remark: She could hear the other girls making rude remarks about her. 2 (worthy) of remark old use important enough to be noticed: Nothing… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • remark — /rəˈmak / (say ruh mahk) verb (t) 1. to say casually, as in making a comment. 2. to note; perceive. –noun 3. the act of remarking; notice. 4. comment: to let a thing pass without remark. 5. a casual or brief expression of thought or opinion. 6.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • remark — v. & n. v. 1 tr. (often foll. by that + clause) a say by way of comment. b take notice of; regard with attention. 2 intr. (usu. foll. by on, upon) make a comment. n. 1 a written or spoken comment; anything said. 2 a the act of noticing or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • remark — vb 1 notice, note, observe, perceive, discern, *see, behold, descry, espy, view, survey, contemplate 2 Remark, comment, commentate, animadvert are comparable when they mean to make observations or to pass judgment but they diverge in their… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • pass — pass1 [pas, päs] n. [ME pas: see PACE1] a narrow passage or opening, esp. between mountains; gap; defile pass2 [pas, päs] vi. [ME passen < OFr passer < VL * passare < L passus, a step: see PACE1] 1. to go o …   English World dictionary

  • remark — [n] comment, observation acknowledgment, annotation, assertion, attention, back talk, bon mot*, cognizance, comeback, commentary, conclusion, consideration, crack*, declaration, elucidation, exegesis, explanation, explication, exposition,… …   New thesaurus

  • pass off — ► pass off 1) happen or be carried through in a specified (usually satisfactory) way. 2) evade or lightly dismiss (an awkward remark). Main Entry: ↑pass …   English terms dictionary

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