What does passe mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat(p), outmoded, passe, passeeadjective

    out of fashion

    "a suit of rather antique appearance"; "demode (or outmoded) attire"; "outmoded ideas"


  1. passénoun

    An attack that passes the target without hitting.

  2. passéadjective

    dated; out of style; old fashioned

Webster Dictionary

  1. Passeadjective

    alt. of Passee

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Passé

    pas-sā′, adj. past one's best, faded, past the heyday of life: nearly out of date:—fem. Passée. [Fr., pa.p. of passer, to pass.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. PASSE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Passe is ranked #45886 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Passe surname appeared 465 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Passe.

    83% or 386 total occurrences were White.
    9.4% or 44 total occurrences were Black.
    4% or 19 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.7% or 8 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of passe in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of passe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of passe in a Sentence

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The present is the equilibrium of the past and the future. (Le présent, c'est l'équilibre Du passé et du futur)

  2. Charles de LEUSSE:

    She realized then that time passes, but the imagination remains, even if it does not seem to exist. (Elle comprit alors que le temps passe, mais l'imagination reste, même si cela semble ne pas exister)”

  3. French Proverb:

    Tout passe, tout lasse, tout casse et tout se remplace (Everything passes, everything weary, everything breaks and everything replaced).


    le laissez-faire va être une chose du passé

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Historians conquer the past, not the future. (Les historiens conquièrent Le passé, non l'avenir)

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    • A. dicotyledonous
    • B. valetudinarian
    • C. flabby
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