Idioms about passing
OTHER WORDS FROM passingpass·ing·ly, adverbpass·ing·ness, nounun·pass·ing, adjective
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Both teams rushed the ball fairly well — the Bucs had 14 carries for 60 yards and the Chiefs had 11 for 57 — but Kansas City got much of that production from quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who has struggled in the passing game.Super Bowl highlights: Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP|Des Bieler, Mark Maske, Chuck Culpepper|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
For Green, though, his passing, screening and acumen are critical to opening the door for Curry to carry the scoring load.Draymond Green Isn’t Scoring, But He’s Doing Everything Else For The Warriors|James L. Jackson|February 4, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
He was used sparingly by the Raiders in the passing game this season, catching 13 passes for 69 yards and two scores.In second retirement, Jason Witten to coach at Dallas-area high school|Des Bieler|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
The Bills struggled when the passing game was thrown off rhythm in 2020.The Chiefs Defense Used Four Big Safeties To Get To The Super Bowl|Josh Hermsmeyer|January 28, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
The league is shifting more and more to the passing game, allowing average quarterbacks to tally higher yardage totals just by virtue of suiting up under center.Sorry, but Philip Rivers is not a Hall of Fame quarterback|Neil Greenberg|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
The big slug happened to hit the suspect in the street, passing through his arm and then striking Police Officer Andrew Dossi.
A passing off-duty school safety officer named Fred Lucas said that he had been told the man was a drug dealer.
While Drake is redefining realness, Iggy is effectively “passing.”The Cultural Crimes of Iggy Azalea|Amy Zimmerman|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lawmaking by legislatures is also a one-way ratchet—Legislators get credit for passing laws, not pruning them.Red Tape Is Strangling Good Samaritans|Philip K. Howard|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a Republican Congress working with a Democratic president that succeeded in passing the welfare reform bill the first time.To GOP Congress, as Usual, It’s Welfare on the Chopping Block|Monica Potts|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
Again the sallow fingers began to play with the book-covers, passing from one to another, but always slowly and gently.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
In passing to her own chamber she met the Emperor, and, in the agitation of her maternal fears, told him all that had passed.
Passing, now, to the other side of elasticity—i.e., contractility—can we say as much?Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
It may be noted in passing that in the three miracles in Matthew of exorcising a blinding demon the title “Son of David” is used.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway