Pass-for Sentence Examples
The true Tapaculo (P. albicollis) has a general resemblance in plumage to the females of some of the smaller Shrikes (Lanius), and to a cursory observer its skin might pass for that of one; but its shortened wings and powerful feet would on closer inspection at once reveal the difference.
Possibly the same cause may have kept the chronicler from enlarging on their religious character; yet in Sicily at least they might pass for crusaders.
All these might pass for religious wars, and they might really be so; it needed greater ingenuity to set forth the invasion of England as a missionary enterprise designed for the spiritual good of the benighted islanders.
The severity with which the land was treated may pass for a gentle reprisal if the Moabites of that day were not more humane than their descendants in the days of King Mesha.
To enter and remain in the district, Kaffirs require a monthly pass for which the employer pays 2s.Advertisement
Dialogorum de Trinitate libri duo (Hagenau, 1532); two reprints of 1 and 2, to pass for originals; No.
During the Empire and the first years of the Restoration, de Gerando found time to prepare a second edition (Paris, 1822, 4 vols.), which is enriched with so many additions that it may pass for an entirely new work.
He had the satisfaction of seeing a bill pass for providing Ireland with an improved system of local government, and took an active share in the debates on the various foreign and domestic questions that came before parliament during 1895-1900.
Even the Mont Cenis (from the 15th to the 19th century the favourite pass for travellers going from France to Italy) is first heard of in 756 only.
Routes which converge on Kalat from the south pass for the most part through narrow wooded valleys, enclosed between steep ridges of denuded hills, and, following the general strike of these ridges, they run from valley to valley with easy grades.Advertisement
As a satire the piece is a failure, for the simple reason that the substance of it might well pass for a perfectly true, no less than a very eloquent statement of social blunders and calamities.
Are your crow's feet so copious they could pass for a map of California's freeway system?
You'll pass for Whitechapel if the worst comes to the worst and you don't forget to talk the lingo.
I propose that the heads may for this time nominate and the body comply, yet interposing (if they think fit) a protestation concerning their plea that this election may not hereafter pass for a decisive precedent in prejudice of their claim," and, " whereas I understand that the whole university has chiefly consideration for Dr Henry Paman of St John's and Mr Craven of Trinity College, I do recommend them both to be nominated."
Their unique payment plan allows you to either pay by the hour, or purchase an all-day pass for $25.Advertisement
For example, if your birthday hits during ski season, China Peak will give you a free pass for a day of skiing on your birthday.
You won't have many chances in life to get a free pass for being grouchy, so enjoy it while you can.
In general, the piece of jewelry looks good and could pass for something of higher value.
The U.S. National Park Service offers a lifetime pass for seniors aged 62 or older.
U. S. citizens and permanent residents older than 62 years old are eligible for a lifetime national parks senior pass for a one-time fee.Advertisement
Guests can add parking or stroller fees to their pass for extra fees, and charges range from $270 and higher depending on which options are selected.
Often this includes a one-day park hopper pass for a handful of people at one time, so if you have this great network option or know someone who does, it will be a big savings - you'll get to experience the day with free admission!
Once there, you will be granted a visitor pass for three months.
On the contrary, many styles even pass for sexy these days.
Because the technology that makes today's films so amazing has also perfected techniques of making CGI (computer generated imagery) clones that can pass for the real thing in crowd scenes.Advertisement
The Maine Wildlife Park offers a seasonal pass for families, which at this time includes up to six members of your family for a low rate.
Since the Living Desert is within a state park, qualifying disabled vets receive a free day use pass for the park.
Carla was an African-American woman that could pass for white and did so, even becoming engaged to a young white doctor before her mother convinced her to be honest about her own racial identity.
Fans can purchase a season pass for the current season and automatically download new episodes as they release.
Attendees can also buy an unlimited pass for one, two, or three months.
There are many attendance options, starting with a day pass for $295 up through an eight-day intensive for $1,285.
If you can't find an exact set, you may be able to find items that match well enough to pass for a set.
Each song cost approximately $1, but users were also offered an unlimited monthly Zune Pass for a flat fee of $14.99 per month.
Raffia is a palm frond looking string that usually comes in a light brown and can pass for palm fronds.
Engaging in knowingly selling faux bags that could pass for real designer bags is illegal.
Short, ugly, stunted creatures that are said to be able to pass for human.
These sandals are so simple and sporty, they can easily pass for a variation of a traditional flip flop and not cause heads to turn in curiosity.
She would drop by shortly to pick up her boarding pass for her flight to the golden west.