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pass (something) out

To distribute something to others. Please pass these out to the rest of the class. The restaurant is passing out free samples of their food to people walking by.
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pass out (cold)

To sleep, faint, or lose consciousness. He passed out as soon as he saw the blood. They gave me so much to drink that I was passed out cold by 10 PM. I've been up since 5 AM, so I'm just going to go pass out after supper.
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pass something out (to someone)

to distribute something to someone. Please pass these out to everyone. Pass out these papers to everyone.
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pass out

to faint; to lose consciousness. Oh, look! Tom has passed out. When he got the news, he passed out.
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pass out

1. Distribute, as in He passed out the papers. [Early 1900s]
2. Also, pass out cold. Faint, as in When she heard the news she passed out cold. [Early 1900s] Also see out cold.
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pass out

v.
1. To lose consciousness: Some of the football players passed out from the heat. The bar owner had to throw out patrons who would pass out after drinking.
2. To go to sleep: I went home and passed out after a long day at work.
3. To distribute something: The teacher passed out the test results. Our troop leader passed the cookies out.
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