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past  

EN[pɑːst]
US
Fpassé WPassé
  • Le passé est d'abord un concept lié au temps : il est constitué de l'ensemble des configurations suc
  • Le passé, et le temps en général, soulèvent des questions aporétiques complexes.
past
  • NomPLpasts
    1. The period of time that has already happened, in contrast to the present and the future.
      1. a book about a time machine that can transport people back into the past
    2. (grammar) The past tense.
    3. AdjectifCOMmore pastSUPmost past
      1. Having already happened; in the past; finished.
        1. The highway to the East Coast which ran through the borough of Ebbfield had always been a main road and even now, despite the vast garages, the pylons and the gaily painted factory glasshouses which had sprung up beside it, there still remained an occasional trace of past cultures.
      2. (postmodifier) Following expressions of time to indicate how long ago something happened; ago.
        1. Of a period of time: having just gone by; previous.
          1. Sarkozy's total will be seen as a personal failure. It is the first time an outgoing president has failed to win a first-round vote in the past 50 years and makes it harder for Sarkozy to regain momentum.
        2. (grammar) Of a tense, expressing action that has already happened or a previously-existing state.
          1. past tense
      3. AdverbeCOMmore pastSUPmost past
        1. in a direction that passes.
          1. I watched him walk past
        2. Passing by, especially without stopping or being delayed.
          1. Ignore them, we'll play past them.
          2. Please don't drive past the fruit stand, I want to stop there.
      4. Préposition
        1. beyond in place, quantity or time.
          1. the room past mine
          2. count past twenty
          3. past midnight
      5. Plus d'exemples
        1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
          • A child familiar with past tenses formed with "-ed" overregularizes by saying "goed" instead of "went".
          • At half past nine, with the booming drums of the parade sounding up the street, the shivering form of Dwindle Daniels was again sogged down to its original saturation point.
          • Scarlet red is an aniline dye which has been used in the treatment of wounds and ulcers since the beginning of the past century.
        2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
          • But McCartney, 50, is hardly ready to give up the ghost of his creative past.
          • A haymishe but thoroughly regressive, look at dilemmas past.
          • Spreads on bond yields in a common currency today comove across emerging markets to a much higher degree than they did in the past.

      Meaning of past for the defined word.

      Grammaticalement, ce mot "past" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un adverbe. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un préposition.
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        1. Adjectifs
          • Adverbes
            • Noms
              • Noms Dénombrable
              • Prépositions
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