pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
lose the lead
move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
white crystalline compound used as a food additive to enhance flavor; often used in Chinese cooking; "food manufacturers sometimes list MSG simply as `artificial flavors' in ingredient lists"
An abbreviation of Mono Sodium Glutamate. -
have or feel a need for; "always needing friends and money"
require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent"
the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior; "we did not understand his motivation"; "he acted with the best of motives"
anything that is necessary but lacking; "he had sufficient means to meet his simple needs"; "I tried to supply his wants"
a condition requiring relief; "she satisfied his need for affection"; "God has no need of men to accomplish His work"; "there is a demand for jobs"
a state of extreme poverty or destitution; "their indigence appall
go across or through; "We passed the point where the police car had parked"; "A terrible thought went through his mind"
a difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks; "we got through the pass before it started to snow"
cause to pass; "She passed around the plates"
a bad or difficult situation or state of affairs
pass by; "three years elapsed"
(military) a written leave of absence; "he had a pass for three days"
transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official control"
success in satisfying a test or requirement; "his future depended on his passing that test"; "he got a pass in introductory chemistry"
be inherited by; "The estate fell to my sister"; "The land returned to the family"; "The estate devolved to an heir tha