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for pass off
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
v 1: be accepted as something or somebody in a false character
or identity; "She passed off as a Russian agent"
2: disregard; "She passed off the insult"
3: cause to be circulated and accepted in a false character or
identity; "She passed the glass off as diamonds"; "He passed
himself off as a secret agent"
4: disappear gradually; "The pain eventually passed off" [syn:
evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, fleet, pass]
5: come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place
off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed
important" [syn: happen, hap, go on, pass off,
occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place]
6: expel (gases or odors) [syn: emit, breathe, pass off]
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