passed

past tense of pass
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as in experienced
to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it a presidential candidate who doesn't yet know how it feels to pass the scrutiny of the national press

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as in flew
to withstand scrutiny and gain acceptance or approval the finished product isn't perfect, but it will pass

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“Passed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/passed. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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