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    pass on - Dictionary definition and meaning for word pass on

    Definition
    (verb) place into the hands or custody of
    Synonyms : give , hand , pass , reach , turn over
    Example Sentence
    • hand me the spoon, please
    • Turn the files over to me, please
    • He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers
    Definition
    (verb) transmit (knowledge or skills)
    Synonyms : give , impart , leave
    Example Sentence
    • give a secret to the Russians
    • leave your name and address here
    • impart a new skill to the students
    Definition
    (verb) move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
    Synonyms : advance , go on , march on , move on , progress
    Example Sentence
    • Time marches on
    Definition
    (verb) give to or transfer possession of
    Example Sentence
    • She passed the family jewels on to her daughter-in-law
    Definition
    (verb) refer to another person for decision or judgment
    Synonyms : relegate , submit
    Example Sentence
    • She likes to relegate difficult questions to her colleagues
    Definition
    (verb) cause be distributed
    Example Sentence
    • This letter is being circulated among the faculty
    Definition
    (verb) transmit information
    Example Sentence
    • Please communicate this message to all employees
    • pass along the good news
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