pass offvi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
verlopen, verstrijken, voorbijgaan onoverg.ww
Although the event has attracted violence in the past, the latest march passed off without incident.
pass offvtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
informal (show falsely: as [sth] or [sb] else)
zich voordoen als, zich uitgeven voor wk.ww
He tried to pass himself off as an expert, but we could tell he didn't know much.