pass with flying colors

pass with flying colors
verb
succeed at easily
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She sailed through her exams

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You will pass with flying colors

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She nailed her astrophysics course

Syn: ↑breeze through, ↑ace, ↑sweep through, ↑sail through, ↑nail
Derivationally related forms: ↑ace (for: ↑ace)
Hypernyms: ↑pass, ↑make it
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something


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  • pass with flying colors — See: WITH FLYING COLORS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pass with flying colors — See: WITH FLYING COLORS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pass\ with\ flying\ colors — See: with flying colors …   Словарь американских идиом

  • with flying colors — with great or total success I was able to pass my final exams with flying colors …   Idioms and examples

  • with flying colours (colors) — If you pass something with flying colours (colors), you pass easily, with a very high mark or grade …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • with flying colours (colors) — If you pass something with flying colours (colors), you pass easily, with a very high mark or grade …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • with flying colours (colors) —    If you pass something with flying colours (colors), you pass easily, with a very high mark or grade.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    To achieve something with flying colours means to do it very successfully.     My daughter passed the… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • pass — v 1. go by, move past, flow, roll, run, stream, course; glide, slide, sweep, drift; proceed, progress, advance, gain ground; move onward, work one s way, wend one s way; run along, hie, hasten, make haste, hurry along, jog along, rush, zip, fly,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pass — pass1 [ pæs ] verb *** ▸ 1 go past something ▸ 2 move somewhere ▸ 3 be successful on test ▸ 4 give/let someone have something ▸ 5 spend time or be spent ▸ 6 kick/hit/throw ball to someone ▸ 7 make law, etc. official ▸ 8 be unable to answer ▸ 9… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • pass — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. gap, gorge; way, opening, notch, defile, passage; free ticket; crisis, predicament, condition,circumstance; leave [of absence]; slang, advance. See love. v. go through or by, bypass; get a passing… …   English dictionary for students

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