Synonyms of 'elapse'
passDictionary, go, go by
Forty-eight hours have elapsed since his arrest.
As the years passed, he grew discontented with his marriage.
The week has gone so quickly!
If you say that time goes by, you mean that it passes.
My grandmother was becoming more and more frail as time went by.
He gave me a nod as he passed by.
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Thesaurus for elapse from the Collins English Thesaurus
When time elapses , it passes.