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Definition for: passage

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English

Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
touch higher military #891: passage wood matters physical

Pronunciation

IPA: /ˈpæsɪʤ/

Noun

passage ( plural passages )

  1. A paragraph or section of text or music with particular meaning.
    passage of scripture
    She struggled to play the difficult passages .
  2. Part of a path or journey.
    He made his passage through the trees carefully, mindful of the stickers.
  3. A movement in classical dressage, in which the horse performs a very collected, energetic, and elevated trot that has a longer period of suspension between each foot fall than a working trot
  4. An official agreement of a bill or act by a parliament.
    The company was one of the prime movers in lobbying for the passage of the act.
  5. An artistic term describing use of tight brushwork to link objects in separate spatial plains. Commonly seen in Cubist works.
  6. Shortened form of passageway
  7. slang, a vagina

Translations

section of text or music

  • Finnish: kappale, jae (numbered section of text)
  • German: Passus m .
  • Russian: пассаж

part of a journey

  • Finnish:kulku, taival, taipale
  • German: Passage f .
  • Russian: пассаж

an official agreement of a bill or act

  • Japanese: 通過 (tsūka)

shortened form of passageway

  • Esperanto: koridoro
  • Italian: corridoio m .

See also

rite of passage

Dutch

Noun

passage f

  1. A paragraph or section of text with particular meaning. ~ of scripture.

Other Translations for "passage"

Braille 6 Dot
Braille 8 Dot
Sign Language Spelling
Morse Codepassage
Hexf0 e1 f3 f3 e1 e7 65
Pig Latinassagepay

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