passage

Part of speech: noun

A passage by, through, or over; the power or right of passing; a way; journey; voyage.

Part of speech: noun

A corridor, hall, etc.

Part of speech: noun

A clause; paragraph.

Part of speech: noun

A personal encounter.

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Usage examples "passage":

  1. The captain therefore resolved to attempt the passage himself. - "Battles with the Sea", R.M. Ballantyne.
  2. In another hundred years, the Normans had seized it, and put up the strong, round- towered castle, parts of which still remain; and for seven centuries after that, the English power " sat astride the passage of Connaught," save for the brief time, after the battle of the Boyne, it was held by the Irish. - "The Charm of Ireland", Burton Egbert Stevenson.
  3. What's that creature down the passage? - "The Wisdom of Father Brown", G. K. Chesterton.