[ pas-uh-lawng, -long, pahs- ]
/ ˈpæs əˌlɔŋ, -ˌlɒŋ, ˈpɑs- /


the act of giving or conveying something to another person for additional use: Readership passalong means that three people read every copy of the magazine.
the act, policy, etc., of compensating for increased costs by incorporating them in the price charged a customer or client: a passalong to hotel guests of rising energy costs.
the additional amount charged; surcharge: a passalong of thirty cents per gallon of gas.


pertaining to or being a passalong.

Origin of passalong

First recorded in 1975–80; noun use of verb phrase pass along Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020