Definitions of passport

  1. a document issued by a country to a citizen allowing that person to travel abroad and re-enter the home country Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Permission to pass; a document given by the competent officer of a state, permitting the person therein named to pass or travel from place to place, without molestation, by land or by water. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A document carried by neutral merchant vessels in time of war, to certify their nationality and protect them from belligerents; a sea letter. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A license granted in time of war for the removal of persons and effects from a hostile country; a safe-conduct. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Figuratively: Anything which secures advancement and general acceptance. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. An official paper giving one permission to travel in a foreign country. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A written warrant granting permission to travel in a foreign country: (orig.) permission to pass out of port or through the gates. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Official permission to travel. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. An official protection to a citizen of one country traveling in another. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. A permission in writing to pass. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. A written licence or warrant granting liberty to travel through a country, required generally on the Continental states of Europe. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for passport

  1. One of them is the " cedula personal," a sort of passport – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  2. Give me your passport therefore. – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach