pass in a crowd

pass in a crowd

To be adequate or not below average; to be mediocre or good enough; to be considered normal or average. Used especially in reference to the appearance of someone or something. The jacket isn't anything special, but it would pass in a crowd. The reconstructive surgery, while not restoring his former good looks, were able to repair the damage to his face to the degree that he would pass in a crowd without notice.
See also: crowd, pass

pass in a crowd

be not conspicuously below the average, especially in terms of appearance.
See also: crowd, pass