Definition of past adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//pɑːst//
    ; NAmE NAmE//pæst//
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  1. 1  from one side of something to the other I called out to him as he ran past.
  2. 2  used to describe time passing synonym by A week went past and nothing had changed.
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: variant of passed, past participle of pass.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: past