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Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The riches of the unjust shall be dried up like a river, and shall pass away with a noise like a great thunder in rain.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
But men, through neglecting the rules of health, pass quickly to old age, and die before reaching that term.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Madame and myself had just been regretting that we should have to pass the evening in this miserable hole of a town.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
He shall pass into strange countries: for he shall try good and evil among men.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
As he was toiling slowly up a narrow, rocky pass, he suddenly saw an Indian's head peering over the ledge.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
And this college course I have sketched should, in the modern state, pass insensibly into adult mental activities.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 28, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO PASS BY

  • expired
  • flowed
  • glide by
  • lapsed
  • passed
  • passed away
  • passed by
  • ran out
  • rolled by
  • rolled on
  • transpired
  • vanished
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION