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"
lose the lead
move out of or depart from; "leave the room"; "the fugitive has left the country"
the act of going out
an opening that permits escape or release;
euphemistic expressions for death; "thousands mourned his passing"
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 need of; "This piano wants the attention of a competent tuner"
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
travel past; "The sports car passed all the trucks"
pass time in a specific way; "how are you spending your summer vacation?"
(baseball) an advance to first base by a batter who receives four balls; "he worked the pitcher for a base on balls"
go across or through; "We passed the point where the police car had parked"; "A terrible thought went through his mind"
a flight or run by an aircraft over a target; "the plane turned to make a second pass"
(American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate; "the coach sent in a passing play on third and long"
cause to pass; "She passed around the plates"
a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
pass by; "three years elapsed"
a complimentary ticket; "the star got passes for his family"
transfer to another; of rights or property; "Our house passed under his official cont