Definition of passing place in English:

passing place

noun

  • A place where people or things may pass or pass across each other; specifically (a) a ford; (b) a railway siding; (c) a widened section on a narrow or single track road.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Gilbert Hay (c1397–c1465), soldier and poet. From passing + place.

Pronunciation

passing place

/ˈpɑːsɪŋ ˌpleɪs//ˈpasɪŋ ˌpleɪs/