Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Passing"

The meaning of "Passing" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does the passing of a titan mean?
A: The Titans were the gods who came before the Greek gods. To "pass" is a euphemism for "dying". You may hear "They passed away", which is a polite way of saying "They died".

So, to call someone's death "The passing of a Titan" means they were someone powerful and legendary.
Q: What does a passing interest mean?
A: A passing interest is an interest that does not stay for very long. The person may be interested in cars, but only for a few weeks.

The person does not stay interested for a long time.
Q: What does make for a passing PR headache for him mean?
A: A minor public relations problem.
Q: What does more than a passing thought mean?
A: It means you thought about it for a long time
Q: What does I have a passing memory of what sleep is. mean?
A: This doesn't make much sense as it is...

"I have a passing memory of what I dreamed of." makes more sense, but I'm not sure if that was the intent of the speaker.

A passing memory is one that is difficult to recall clearly.

Example sentences using "Passing"

Q: Please show me example sentences with It's just a passing thought.
A: A. Are you serious about buying a new car?
B. No. It was just a passing thought.

Synonyms of "Passing" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Congratulations on your passing the exam. and Congratulations on passing the exam. ?
A: The first one sounds more formal to me, the second feels more casual
Q: What is the difference between The passing of a loved one from cancer. and The passing of a loved one to cancer.
The passing of a loved one of cancer.
?
A: they all mean the same thing, they are just written differently.

the most accurate ways of saying it are:

The passing of a loved one to cancer.

A loved one passed away from cancer.

The passing of a loved one due to cancer.

A loved one passed away due to cancer.

these all mean the same thing as well :)
Q: What is the difference between (passing something)here you are and here you go ?
A: あまり違いないです。好きな表現を選べます。
Q: What is the difference between We always wait her passing by while we play basketball. and We always wait for her to pass by while we play basketball. ?
A: The first one doesn't make much sense. Use the second.

Translations of "Passing"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? it is becoming colder with every passing days
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Other questions about "Passing"

Q: What's a passing score on the test? What score do you need to get to pass it? does this sound natural?
A: I would just say "What score do you need to pass the test?"
Q: With the passing of time, I became missing you more and more. does this sound natural?
A: It's sound a little unnatural because of your grammar. You could say "with the passing of time, I became to miss you more and more/ i was becoming to miss you more and more"
Q: i will passing my exams
or
i will be passing
? does this sound natural?
A: “I will be passing my exams”

Sounds natural.
Q: What does "the untimely passing of the victims" mean?


"Let there be no mistake, Mr. Peterson wishes that he could have prevented the untimely passing of the seventeen victims on that day, and his heart goes out to the families of the victims in their time of need," DiRuzzo said.
A: Hmm, it's sort of an empty statement, it's just pretend empathy. I find the usage of 'untimely' in reference to death pretty strange as well. But in that case, 'untimely passing' just means 'early deaths', as in suddenly dying or being killed before having really lived, before having reached an older age.
Q: With each passing year we all become a little much older.There is nothing we can do to stop this from happening.It is inevitable, unavoidable, unstoppable.It is to be expected! If there is one thing you can notice about life it's that the older you will get, the faster time seems to pass you by. When I was a child time seem to be go so slowly, the hours seemed like days, the days seemed like weeks and the months seemed like years and the years seemed like forever! youth makes fools of us all. It feels as if we will live forever.Time seems endless, eternity is our playground. Of course this is not true, when you pass a certain age.Time begin to speed up it is indeed vice-versa.The years seem like months, the months seem likes weeks and the weeks seem like days! you find yourself asking again and again what happened in this week? where did the year go? is it really December again! of course it's not all doom and gloom. There is a bright side to all this.Age need not be a hindrance​ or burier.Time can also be its own reward, with age comes knowledge and wisdom.You are able to cope with things much better, those little surprises​ that life tends to throw at you become more bearable. Perhaps it is more about your own attitude to the passing of time rather than the occurrence itself.There are many things that exists in this world that could be described as a cliché.Some might say that life is one big cliché! we all know the story already. We know how it starts and we certainly know how it ends but it is up to you, to make the big chunk in the middle.The way you wanted to be. After all life is... what you make it.
A: ​​With each passing year we all become a little older.There is nothing we can do to stop this from happening. It is inevitable, unavoidable, and unstoppable. It is to be expected! If there is one thing you can notice about life, it's that the older you get, the faster time seems to pass you by. When I was a child time seem to go so slowly, the hours seemed like days, the days seemed like weeks, and the months seemed like years and the years seemed like an eternity! Youth makes fools of us all. It makes us feel as if we will live forever. Time seems endless, and eternity is our playground. Of course this is not true, when you pass a certain age. Time begins to speed up it is indeed vice-versa (I don't know what you are trying to say here). The years seem like months, the months seem like weeks and the weeks seem like days! You find yourself asking again and again what happened this week? where did the year go? is it really December again?! of course it's not all doom and gloom. There is a bright side to all this. Age need not be a hindrance​ or barrier. Time can also be its own reward, because with age comes knowledge and wisdom. You are able to cope with things much better, and those little surprises​ that life tends to throw at you become more bearable. Perhaps it is more about your own attitude to the passing of time rather than the occurrence itself. There are many things that exist in this world that could be described as a cliché. Some might say that life is one big cliché! we all know the story already. We know how it starts and we certainly know how it ends but it is up to you, to make the big chunk in the middle. You decide the way you want it to be. After all life is... what you make it.

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