Past

  • 1 past — /past, pahst/, adj. 1. gone by or elapsed in time: It was a bad time, but it s all past now. 2. of, having existed in, or having occurred during a time previous to the present; bygone: the past glories of the Incas. 3. gone by just before the… …

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  • 2 past — /past / (say pahst) verb 1. Rare past participle and occasional past tense of pass. –adjective 2. gone by in time. 3. belonging to, or having existed or occurred in time previous to this. 4. gone by just before the present time; just passed: the… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 3 past — [past, päst] vi., vt. rare pp. of PASS2 adj. 1. gone by; ended; over [our past troubles] 2. of a former time; bygone 3. immediately preceding; just gone by [the past week] 4. having served formerly …

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  • 4 Past — Past, prep. 1. Beyond, in position, or degree; further than; beyond the reach or influence of. Who being past feeling. Eph. iv. 19. Galled past endurance. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] Until we be past thy borders. Num. xxi. 22. [1913 Webster] Love,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 past — ► ADJECTIVE 1) gone by in time and no longer existing. 2) (of time) that has gone by. 3) Grammar (of a tense) expressing a past action or state. ► NOUN 1) a past period or the events in it. 2) a person s or thing s history or earlier life. 3) …

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  • 6 Past — Past, Present Future Past, Present Future сборник Rob Zombie Дата выпуска …

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  • 7 past — Ⅰ. past UK US /pɑːst/ US  /pæst/ preposition ► above a particular age or outside a stated limit: »More and more people are working until past retirement age. »We re past the point where losing a couple of employees will save us. Ⅱ. past UK US… …

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  • 8 Past — (‚Vergangenheit‘) steht für: Simple Past, eine Zeitform des Englischen (Past Tense) Past heißen: Ambar Past (* 1949), US amerikanisch mexikanische Poetin und bildende Künstlerin Siehe auch Past Perfect, Past Progressive …

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  • 9 Past — Past, a. [From {Pass}, v.] Of or pertaining to a former time or state; neither present nor future; gone by; elapsed; ended; spent; as, past troubles; past offences. Past ages. Milton. [1913 Webster] {Past master}. See under {Master}. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 past — I adjective ancient, antediluvian, antiquated, archaic, back, defunct, departed, elapsed, expired, forgotten, former, gone, gone by, historical, irrecoverable, lapsed, last, late, lost, no longer functioning, obsolete, old, outdated, outmoded,… …

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  • 11 Past — Past, n. A former time or state; a state of things gone by. The past, at least, is secure. D. Webster. [1913 Webster] The present is only intelligible in the light of the past, often a very remote past indeed. Trench. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Past — Past, adv. By; beyond; as, he ran past. [1913 Webster] The alarum of drums swept past. Longfellow. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 past — ● past ou pât nom masculin (latin pastus, pâture, de pascere, faire paître) Aliment donné aux oiseaux de proie. ● past ou pât (homonymes) nom masculin (latin pastus, pâture, de pascere, faire paître) pas adverbe pas …

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  • 14 past — [adj1] preceding, done accomplished, ago, antecedent, anterior, completed, elapsed, ended, extinct, finished, foregoing, forgotten, former, gone, gone by, over, over and done, precedent, previous, prior, spent; concepts 531,585 Ant. current,… …

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  • 15 past — (adj.) c.1300, done with, over, from pp. of passen go by (see PASS (Cf. pass) (v.)). The noun meaning times gone by is first attested 1580s, from the adjective. Past participle is recorded from 1798; past tense from 1813 …

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  • 16 past — Past, m. Est la viande et bechée qu on donne à l oiseau de proye. Ainsi les Faulconniers disent Paistre le Faulcon de past vif, c. de quelque oiseau estant en vie. Il vient de Pascor Latin. Et se prend aussi pour le mesme que repas, Pastus, Cibus …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 17 past it — ► past it informal too old to be any good at anything. Main Entry: ↑past …

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  • 18 Past — (Jagdw.), so v.w. Bast 4) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 past — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …

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  • 20 past|er — «PAYS tuhr», noun. 1. a slip to paste on or over something. 2. a person or thing that pastes …

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