brush pass

[ bruhsh-pas ]

  1. any of various methods by which a physical item is passed surreptitiously from one intelligence agent to another as they walk past each other, typically in a crowd where their movements are difficult to observe.

Origin of brush pass

First recorded in 1985–90

Words Nearby brush pass Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024