- safe passage.
- A document entitling the bearer to free transportation.
- An exemption from normal processes.
2009 May 27, “Sottomayor deserves Senate's respect”, in The Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ:
- At the same time, however, no one is entitled to a free pass to the nation's highest court.
- (baseball) An intentional walk.
- Smith was issued a free pass after Jones' double.
a document entitling the bearer to free transportation