BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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pass

How to sign: pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
"She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully";

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See also: die out, die off, die out, die off, die back, die down, die down

Similiar / Same: die, decease, perish, pass away, expire, exit, go

Categories: change state, turn

Within this category: suffocate, buy it, drown, kick the bucket, predecease, starve, fall, succumb

pass

How to sign: pass (time) in a specific way
"How are you spending your summer vacation?";

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Similiar / Same: spend

Within this category: soldier, lead, sunday, christmas, put in, weekend, piddle, misspend, vacation, serve, while away, sojourn, winter, summer

pass

How to sign: transmit information
"Please communicate this message to all employees";

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Similiar / Same: communicate, put across, pass on

Categories: convey, transmit, communicate

Within this category: plant, send a message, relay, get across, request, acknowledge, carry, render, message, message, reveal

pass

How to sign: (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
"the pass was fumbled";

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Similiar / Same: toss, flip

Categories: throw

Within this category: centering

pass

How to sign: eliminate from the body
"Pass a kidney stone";

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Similiar / Same: excrete, egest, eliminate

Categories: discharge, expel, eject, release

Within this category: sweat, exude, make, urinate, evacuate, stool, vomit

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