pass back

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pass something back (to someone)

to return something by hand to someone. Kelly passed the pictures back to Betty. They weren't Betty's and she passed them back to Beth.
See also: back, pass
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Leven had gifted Falkirk's Alan Gow the opening goal with a dreadful pass back to keeper Alan Combe before Boyd's penalty evened it up.
Books pass back and forth between them, and they'll also pore over recommendations from their informal, close-knit book club.
Dairy Crest was calculating how much it could pass back to producers on cheese, but admitted it was under pressure on liquid milk prices.
Elderly women pick their way through small piles of produce, torsos pass back and forth in front of Gehr's stationary camera like fluttering ghosts.
North Carolina went ahead 2-0 in the 29th minute when UCLA senior Kat Lee chased down a long ball, gained control and sent a pass back toward Criscione.
But it is the first time that a commitment has been received to pass back increases in product prices, particularly cheese, by the largest supplier of dairy products in the UK.
If no one is open 1 will pass back to 2, and 2 will pass to 3, and 3 will pass to 6, as the sequence will reverse itself down the other string.
A spokesperson for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates the airport, said that passengers who were disembarked from aircraft or already in the terminal past checkpoints were required to pass back through metal detectors before being allowed to board their aircraft.
Crewe had taken a shock lead early in the first-half when Jason Bowen attempted a pass back to Mark Walton in the City goal.
If the weather is more severe and colder, the revenues would increase, but the weatherization would require us to pass back savings to the customers," Jacobs explained.
But full-back Gareth Cull narrowly missed the conversion, and Hayward made him pay after taking a pass back from Richie Collins.
This requires all of the material to pass back and forth many times from the shallower depth and somewhat higher shear to deeper channels with low shear.
Our combined efforts and products are the answers for all of our customers' value-added service expectations, and they will benefit from the savings we will pass back to them as a result of this transaction.
Ross Campbell cleared a Gary Phillips header off the line to deny Largs a leveller before MacKinnon pounced on a poor pass back from Phillips to slot home his second of the afternoon.
The keeper's mishit clearance from Andy Tod's pass back allowed Iain Diack to score on 12 minutes.